This species is known from Rio Jurua, in Amazonas State, Brazil.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in lowland primary and secondary rainforest, where it is able to adapt to some habitat modification. The eggs are laid on land, and the larvae are then carried to water by the adults where they develop further.
It is a common species.
The major threats to this species' habitat are clear-cut logging and fires.
Indigenous reserves lie within its range.
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 of 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.
Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues, Ulisses Caramaschi 2004. Allobates vanzolinius. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55163A11262352. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55163A11262352.en