This species is known only from the type locality of Villavicencio, Meta, Colombia, although there are apparently records from Serranía de la Macarena (see Lynch, 2006).
Habitat and Ecology
There is no information on its habitat and ecology, although the larvae presumably develop in water.
There is no information on the population status of this species.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is not known if it occurs in a protected area.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status, threats and ecological requirements.
Assessors of the Andes GAA workshop in Ecuador raised questions as to the taxonomic validity of this species, but Morales (pers. comm.) is convinced that it is a valid species.
Taran Grant 2010. Allobates cepedai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T55064A11235251. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-2.RLTS.T55064A11235251.en