This species is known from one specimen collected at 2,280m asl on Wei-Assipu tepui, Sima de los Guácharos, on the Guyana-Brazil border.
Habitat and Ecology
It was found on moss in a wet forest at the bottom of a large chasm. This species is presumed to breed by direct development.
There is no information available on its population status.
There are no known threats to this species, as a result of its remote location.
On the Brazilian side, the tepui it was found on is protected within Parque Nacional de Monte Roraima.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Simon Stuart 2006. Oreophrynella weiassipuensis. In: IUCN 2014