This species is known only from the eastern lowlands of San Blas in Panama, adjacent to Colombia, where it occurs up to 50m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits humid lowland forest, and is arboreal. Breeding is by direct development.
It is very poorly known, and has been collected only twice, with no records of it for 30 years.
The main threat to this species is likely to be habitat loss due to smallholder farming, wood extraction, and expanding human settlements.
Its taxonomic validity needs to be assessed.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
The taxonomic status of this species is not clear.
Solís, F., Ibáñez, R. & Wake, D. 2008. Bolitoglossa cuna. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2008: e.T59151A11890421. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2008.RLTS.T59151A11890421.en