Pristimantis seorsus is only known from the type locality: Cordillera de Vilcabamba, CI/RAP Expedition Camp One
(11 39' 36" S, 73 40' 22" W, 3350 masl), Province of Satipo, Department of Junín, Peru (Lehr, 2007).
Habitat and Ecology
Vegetation at the type locality consists of pajonales, mixed-species forest, and Polylepis forest. Nothing is known about this species' ecology (Lehr, 2007).
The species is only known from the type series, comprised of four specimens.
No major threats are known for this species.
The species is found within the protected area of the Cordillera de Vilcabamba, which is difficult to access (E. Lehr, pers. comm. 2008).
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
A member of the Pristimantis orestes group according to the original publication. Pristimantis seorsus can be distinguished from other similar species by a combination of morphological features and different colour patterns (Lehr, 2007).
Edgar Lehr 2008. Pristimantis seorsus. In: IUCN 2014