This species is known from the slopes of Cerro Duida, in Amazonas State, Venezuela, at about 900m asl. There is some information to suggest that it might occur more widely, but this requires confirmation.
Habitat and Ecology
It is an inhabitant of montane tepui environments. There is no information about its breeding habits, although it is presumed to be a larval developer.
The population status of this species is not known.
There are no known threats to this species at present.
Its range includes 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 loveridgei. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55542A11329901. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55542A11329901.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018