This species is known only from the non-specific type locality of "eastern Peru" (Taylor 1968).
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumably associated with forests. The eggs are presumably laid on land, with the hatching larvae falling into streams to complete their development.
It is known only from the holotype.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is not known from any protected areas.
Further taxonomic research is needed to determine the validity of this species.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity, uncertain provenance, as well as absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
This is a species of uncertain taxonomic validity.
IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2018. Epicrionops lativittatus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T59641A89214422. .Downloaded on 18 February 2019