This species is known from 3,500-3,900m asl at two nearby localities in the central highlands of eastern Papua, Indonesia.
Habitat and Ecology
It is known from subalpine grassland, and is presumed to breed by direct development.
There is no information available on the population status of this species.
No significant threats to this species are known.
This species is not known from any protected areas.
Richard Zweifel 2006. Oreophryne alticola. In: IUCN 2014