This species is known only from the type locality in north-east Myanmar, near the border of China, at 2,000m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
There is nothing known about its habitat preferences beyond that the type locality is at 2,000m asl. More knowledge of the topography of the area would be needed to determine what kind of habitat is most likely here.
There is no population information available for this species, which has not been recorded again since its discovery.
Threats to this species are unknown.
Taxonomic evaluation of this species in comparison with other Amolops species from south-west China is advisable.
Peter Paul van Dijk, Annemarie Ohler 2004. Amolops longimanus. In: IUCN 2014