This species is known only from near Santa Teresa, in the State of Espirito Santo, south-eastern Brazil, at around 650m asl. It might be more widespread.
Habitat and Ecology
It lives in the leaf-litter of primary and secondary forest, and does not occur in degraded habitats. It breeds by direct development.
The population status of this species is unknown.
The area where the species is found is quite well protected (as a biological reserve), but habitat loss is taking place nearby (where the species might occur), due to agriculture (including wood plantations), logging, human settlement, and tourism.
It occurs in the Estacion Biólogica Augusto Ruschi.
Red List Status
Listed as Vulnerable because it is known from only a single location.
Débora Silvano, Oswaldo Luiz Peixoto 2004. Euparkerella tridactyla. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57074A11577252. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57074A11577252.en .Downloaded on 17 November 2018