The known range of this species is currently restricted to the summit of Cerro Marahuaca (03° 40'N; 65° 27'W), at 2,600m asl, in Amazonas State, Venezuela, although it might occur more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits high, montane tepui habitat such as shrubs and forest. The larvae live in fast-moving streams, and are highly adapted to this environment.
It is a common species.
There are no known threats to this species at present.
It is protected within Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of continuing uncertainties as to its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the new genus Myersiohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).
Celsa Señaris, Enrique La Marca 2004. Myersiohyla inparquesi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55515A11322624. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55515A11322624.en .Downloaded on 14 November 2018