This species is known only from the type series (two syntypes) collected "above Tura... at 2,500 feet [762m asl]" in the Garo Hills, Meghalaya, north-eastern India.
Habitat and Ecology
This is an arboreal species associated with semi-evergreen forest. Information on its breeding habits and larval habitat and ecology are currently unavailable, but it probably breeds in streams by larval development.
There is no information available on its population status.
The threats to this species are unknown.
It is not known to occur in any protected areas.
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.
Annemarie Ohler, Saibal Sengupta 2004. Pedostibes kempi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T16469A5918031. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T16469A5918031.en .Downloaded on 18 January 2019