This species is found on the eastern slope of the Cordillera Oriental in Boyacá Department, Colombia, at elevations of 2,000-2,020m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs and reproduces in shrubs in flooded pastures, marshes, and temporary pools.
This species is abundant and there are many recent records. Some populations even appear to be increasing.
There are no current major threats; however, its small range renders it susceptible to stochastic threatening processes.
It does not occur in any protected areas. There is a need for close population monitoring of this species considering its small range.
Red List Status
This species was previously included in the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich et al. 2005).
María Cristina Ardila-Robayo, Jose Vicente Rueda 2004. Dendropsophus stingi. In: IUCN 2014