This species occurs in southwestern Angola and northwestern Namibia from sea level up to 1,500 m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It is a species of arid areas, living in grassland where there are rock outcrops. It breeds in small, temporary steams and presumably in the pools that form in these places.
It is very common in suitable habitat.
It appears not to be facing any threats.
It occurs in a number of protected areas, such as Etosha National Park and the Skeleton Coast National Park.
IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group 2013. Poyntonophrynus dombensis. In: IUCN 2014