This species is known from the department of Santander, Colombia, where it has been recorded from 1,750-2,400m asl. Its distribution is very poorly known.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits cloud forest, and breeds by direct development.
It is a rare species.
Its habitat is under high pressure due to the cultivation of crops and the rearing of cattle.
Its range includes the Santuario de Fauna y Flora Guanentá Alto Río Fonce, and the Estación Demonstrativo El Rasgon.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Martha Patricia Ramírez Pinilla, Mariela Osorno-Muñoz, Adolfo Amézquita, María Cristina Ardila-Robayo 2004. Pristimantis lutitus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56734A11527703. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56734A11527703.en .Downloaded on 21 November 2018