This species is known only from the type locality, south of Rayón Mescalapa, in Chiapas, Mexico, although it might occur more widely. Its altitudinal range is not clear.
Habitat and Ecology
This is presumably a montane forest species that presumably breeds by direct development.
There is no recent information regarding its population status, presumably due to a lack of herpetological work within its range.
There is no information on threats to this species.
This species is protected by Mexican law under the "Special Protection" category (Pr).
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
This species was previously within the genus Eleutherodactylus (Crawford and Smith 2005).
Georgina Santos-Barrera 2004. Craugastor taylori. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T56996A11554821. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T56996A11554821.en