This species occurs from Cauca and Huila departments to Quindio and Tolima Departments on the Central Cordillera, in páramo areas including Parque Nacional Natural Nevado Huila, Barragan, Pan de Azucar and Campanario. It has been recorded from 3,000-3,570m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is usually found on vegetation in páramo, represented mostly by gramineous or sparse vegetation. It breeds by direct development. It is not known from anthropogenic habitats but its range is above the elevation of such settlements.
It is a common species.
It lives in a remote area and there are no known threats.
The range of the species overlaps with three protected areas.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern because, although its Extent of Occurrence is probably less than 20,000 km2, it is common, occurs in habitats that are not significantly threatened, and does not appear to be in decline.
Fernando Castro, Maria Isabel Herrera, John Lynch 2004. Pristimantis racemus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56897A11541008. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56897A11541008.en .Downloaded on 18 January 2019