This species occurs in Serra do Mar and Serra Geral in Santa Catarina state, Brazil, at 800-1,100m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in forest edges and gaps in vegetation. It reproduces in temporary and permanent ponds.
It is common and the population is stable.
Even though it adapts well to habitat disturbance, it could be threatened by water pollution.
The creation and expansion of protected areas and research actions are needed. It does not occur in any protected area.
This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the resurrected genus Dendropsophus (Faivovich, et al., 2005).
Paulo Garcia, Débora Silvano 2004. Dendropsophus nahdereri. In: IUCN 2014