This species is known only from Cerro Duida and Cerro Marahuaca, in Amazonas State, Venezuela, where it has an altitudinal range of 340-1,200m asl. The limits of its distribution are not known.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs on rocks along the forested margins of small streams. It carries its eggs and juveniles on its back, and breeds by direct development.
The population status of this species is unknown.
There are no known threats to this species' habitat at present.
Its range is within Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca.
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.
This genus has recently been moved from the family Hylidae (Faivovich et al. 2005).
Celsa Señaris, Enrique La Marca 2004. Stefania marahuaquensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56029A11413858. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56029A11413858.en .Downloaded on 17 November 2018