This species occurs in the coastal belt of Brazil, from the mouth of the Amazon in the north, south to the States of Espirito Santo and Minas Gerais, generally ranging inland up to 200km from the coast. It occurs up to 800m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
It occurs in secondary forest, savannah, agricultural lands, and other open areas and disturbed habitats. It breeds in permanent and temporary ponds.
It is a very common species.
It appears not to be experiencing any threats.
It occurs in many protected areas.
Gilda Andrade, Ana Carolina Carnaval 2004. Rhinella jimi. In: IUCN 2014