This species is known only from the type locality, which is the summit of Huachamacari tepui (03° 50'N; 65° 45'W), in Amazonas State, Venezuela, at 1,700m asl, although it might occur more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
This species inhabits high montane tepui forest where it lays its eggs in very rapid waters. The larvae live in the fast-flowing sections of the rivers.
It appears to be common at the Huachamacari summit.
There are no known threats to this species at present.
It is protected within Parque Nacional Duida-Marahuaca.
This species was previously within the genus Hyla but has recently been moved to the new genus Myersiohyla (Faivovich et al. 2005).
Enrique La Marca, Celsa Señaris 2004. Myersiohyla aromatica. In: IUCN 2014