This species is known from Amazonas state in Venezuela, southernmost Colombia, from Roraima and Amapá in Brazil, Suriname, French Guiana and Guyana. It has been recorded from 10-300m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is usually found in the litter of tropical rainforests. It breeds by direct development, although the egg deposition site is not known. The ability of this species to adapt to modified habitats is not known.
It is generally not a common species, but is reportedly common in French Guiana.
There are no known threats to this widespread species.
The species is protected by national parks or natural monuments throughout its range.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Enrique La Marca, Claudia Azevedo-Ramos 2010. Pristimantis zeuctotylus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T57064A11563961. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-2.RLTS.T57064A11563961.en .Downloaded on 13 December 2018