This species is known only from four nearby localities at the southern end of Lake Tanganyika: Kitungulu (Tanzania); Tatanda (Tanzania); Kalambo Falls (Zambia); and Mbala (Zambia).
Habitat and Ecology
There is very little information on its habitat and ecology. It was originally found in a remnant of rainforest, and has more recently been found in woodland.
There is no information on the population status of this species, and only a few specimens are known.
There is no information on threats to this species.
It is not known from any protected areas.
David Moyer, Kim Howell, Mills Tandy 2004. Amietophrynus urunguensis. In: IUCN 2014