This species has been recorded from Chapare and Carrasco Provinces, in Cochabamba Department, on the slopes of the Bolivian Andes at 1,000-1,500m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is a terrestrial species, living in the leaf-litter of tropical moist montane forest, where it is apparently restricted to undisturbed forest. It breeds by direct development.
The population status of this species is unknown.
There are no known threats, since its forest habitat is well protected.
All of its known localities are within Parque Nacional Carrasco.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Claudia Cortez, Steffen Reichle, Ignacio De la Riva, Jörn Köhler 2004. Noblella ritarasquinae. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57236A11606867. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57236A11606867.en .Downloaded on 20 November 2018