This species is endemic to Cerro Aracamuni, in Amazonas State, Venezuela, at an elevation of 1,600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives and reproduces (by larval development) within terrestrial bromeliads in montane forest.
It is a rare species.
There are no current major threats, but the restricted range of this species makes it vulnerable to threatening processes.
The population occurs in a Natural Monument within the Parque Nacional Serrania de la Neblina. There is a need for close population monitoring of this species given that it is known only from a single location.
Red List Status
Listed as Vulnerable because it is known from only a single location.
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Cochranella riveroi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T54987A11224731. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T54987A11224731.en .Downloaded on 16 December 2018