This species is known from the Venezuelan Coastal Range in the states of Aragua, Distrito Federal and Sucre. It has been recorded from 577-2,060m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is an inhabitant of upland montane cloud forests; its ability to adapt to secondary habitats is not known. It presumably breeds by direct development.
It is a common species.
Habitat loss, due to agriculture and logging, is a major threat.
This species occurs in several protected areas, including the national parks of Henri Pittier, San Esteban, Macarao, and El Avila.
Red List Status
Listed as Vulnerable since although its Extent of Occurrence is less than 5,000 km2 and its habitat is declining, thus making the species close to qualifying for Endangered, it probably occurs in more than ten locations.
Jesús Manzanilla, Enrique La Marca 2004. Pristimantis bicumulus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56461A11468478. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56461A11468478.en .Downloaded on 19 November 2018