This species occurs in Pakitsa, Parque Nacional Manu, Peru, and along the Jurua River, Acre State, Brazil, at approximately 250m asl. Note that the verbal range description in Morales (2000) does not match the map for this species in the same publication.
Habitat and Ecology
There is no information on the habitat and ecology of this species, though it is likely to breed in water.
The population status of this species is unknown.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is found in at least one protected area: Parque Nacional Manu, Peru.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Assessors at the Amazon GAA workshop in Brazil raised questions as to the taxonomic validity of this species, but Morales (pers. comm.) is convinced that it is a valid species.
Antonio Salas 2004. Allobates conspicuus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55068A11247662. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55068A11247662.en .Downloaded on 20 February 2019