This species is known from Macizo de Guaramacal, in the Cordillera de Merida in Trujillo state, Venezuela. It has been recorded from 1,800-2,400m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is a terrestrial species found on rocks in cloud forest. It breeds by direct development.
It is a common species.
Threats to this species are unclear; its small range probably makes it more susceptible to stochastic threatening processes.
Its range includes Parque Nacional Guaramacal. Further survey work is needed to determine the threats to this species, and to monitor its population status.
Red List Status
Listed as Vulnerable because it is known from only a single location.
Juan Elías García-Pérez, Enrique La Marca 2004. Bolitoglossa guaramacalensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T59165A11880563. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T59165A11880563.en .Downloaded on 21 November 2018