This species is known only from the type locality, 5km south-west of Comas, in Junin Department, in the Andes of central Peru, at 3,283m asl. It probably occurs more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It presumably lives in puna (high-elevation grassland).
The population status of this species is unknown.
There is no direct information on threats to this species.
It is not known from any protected areas.
Ariadne Angulo, César Aguilar Puntriano, Ulrich Sinsch, Edgar Lehr, Daniel Neira 2004. Truebella skoptes. In: IUCN 2014