This species is known only from the type locality of "Nauta" (Cope 1874), which has traditionally been thought to be in Amazonian Peru in Loreto Department. However, it is far from certain that the type locality is in Peru, and it is more likely that this species comes from Panama.
Habitat and Ecology
This is possibly a lowland moist forest species that presumably breeds by larval development, but it is not known where the adults deposit the larvae.
The population status of this species is unknown.
Its major threats are not known.
This species is not known from any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
The taxonomic status of this species is uncertain, and the type specimen has been lost.
Steffen Reichle, Javier Icochea, Ariadne Angulo, Karl-Heinz Jungfer 2004. Ameerega labialis. In: IUCN 2014