This species is known from Atlantic forest in the municipalities of Guaraqueçaba, Piraquara, and Morretes, in Paraná State, Brazil, from 40-1,100m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in secondary and old growth coastal rainforest, where it is found in vegetation and on the forest floor. It reproduces by direct development and lays eggs on the ground.
It is abundant within its range.
Its habitat is under threat due to selective logging, cattle ranching, and tourism.
This species is found in Parque Estadual Pico do Marumbi.
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.
Magno Vicente Segalla 2010. Ischnocnema sambaqui. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T56944A11558229. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-2.RLTS.T56944A11558229.en .Downloaded on 10 December 2018