This species is known from Cauca, Valle del Cauca, Chocó, Risaralda, Caldas and Antioquia Departments, in cloud forests on the western flanks of the western Andes in Colombia, between 2,000–2,600 m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species is found on vegetation in primary and secondary forest and forest edge. It is not known from open habitats and requires dense vegetation. It is a direct developing species.
It is a very common species and the population is considered to be stable.
There are no major threats to this species at present. Localised threats include habitat loss for agriculture and grazing.
The range of the species includes several protected areas.
More information is needed on this species' distribution, population status and trends.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its relatively wide distribution, presumed large population, and as it is tolerant of a degree of habitat modification.
IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2018. Pristimantis acatallelus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2018: e.T56388A85856392. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2018-2.RLTS.T56388A85856392.en .Downloaded on 18 January 2019