This species is currently known only from the type locality of Mokokchung (26° 20'N; 94° 30'E), in Nagaland, north-east India, at 1200m asl. It is likely to occur more widely.
Habitat and Ecology
It is believed to occur in stream habitats, in which it presumably breeds, in upland tropical forests.
There is very little information regarding its population status. Recent herpetological surveys in Nagaland have not located a second population.
Threats to this species are unknown.
It is protected by national legislation.
Sabitry Bordoloi, Annemarie Ohler, Sushil Dutta 2004. Nanorana mokokchungensis. In: IUCN 2013