This species is known from the type locality at 3,435m asl in the vicinity of Lago de Los Cóndores in the northern part of the Cordillera Central, in Huallaga Province, San Martín Department, northern Peru.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in Yungas forest, where individuals were found during the day in areas of bunch grass and Baccharis species, associated with spiny terrestrial bromeliads and scattered shrubs. Several larvae were found in a small muddy-bottomed pool 40cm deep.
There is no information available on the population status of this species.
No information is currently available.
This species is not known from any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Simon Stuart 2006. Gastrotheca phalarosa. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61824A12563836. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2006.RLTS.T61824A12563836.en .Downloaded on 13 November 2018