This species is only known from the vicinity of the type locality, Antadó, in the municipality of Ituango in Antioquia Department, Colombia, at 1,500m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs on the ground in leaf-litter in cloud forests. Its breeding habits are unknown, although the larvae are likely to develop in streams.
There is no information on the population status of this species, which is only known from the type series. The holotype is now badly damaged.
The major threats to this species are unknown.
The type locality of this species is within Parque Nacional Natural Paramillo.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it is still only known from the original type series, and the holotype is now badly damaged.
Taran Grant, Fernando Castro 2004. Colostethus furviventris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55087A11239203. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55087A11239203.en .Downloaded on 16 January 2019