This species is known from Cauca department, northwards to Antioquia department, in cloud forests on the western flanks of the Western Andes, in Colombia, from 2,000-2,600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species is found on vegetation in primary and secondary forest and forest edge. It is a direct developing species. It is not known from open habitats and requires dense vegetation.
It is a very common species.
There are no major threats to this species at present.
The range of the species includes several protected areas.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Fernando Castro, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis acatallelus. In: IUCN 2014