This species is known only from the vicinity of Domingos Martins, in the state of Espírito Santo, south-eastern Brazil, at 650m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species lives in forest and can survive in somewhat degraded habitat. It is found on vegetation near streams, in which it breeds.
It is very common in its small known range.
This species might be threatened by habitat loss due to agricultural development, livestock grazing, logging and human settlement, but at present not much habitat loss is taking place near its only known locality.
It is not known from any protected areas.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Oswaldo Luiz Peixoto, Bruno Pimenta 2004. Scinax kautskyi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55968A11402557. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55968A11402557.en .Downloaded on 23 January 2019