This species is known only from the type locality, in the central sector of Cerro Jaua, in Bolívar State (at 4° 49' 55"N; 64° 25' 54''W), in Venezuela, at 1,600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs on the margins of streams on top of tepui and in the surrounding forest. The breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are presumably carried to streams to develop, like other species of the genus.
It is common on top of Cerro Jaua.
The threats to this species are unknown.
The only known population is protected within Parque Nacional Jaua-Sarisariñama.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Anomaloglossus ayarzaguenai. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55050A11245959. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55050A11245959.en