This recently described species is known only from the type locality on Taihang Mountain, near Jiyuan city, in Henan Province, central China, where it has been recorded from 728-1,230m asl. The limits of its distribution are not yet known.
Habitat and Ecology
It inhabits streams, in which it probably breeds, and the surrounding hill forest.
There is only one known population and it seems to be a rare species.
Threats to this newly described species are not yet known.
It is not known if the species occurs in any protected areas. The type locality is not within a protected area.
Xie Feng 2004. Nanorana taihangnica. In: IUCN 2014