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Oreophryne alticola
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae
 
Species Description: Richard G. Zweifel, Harold G. Cogger, and Stephen J. Richards, 2005 Systematics of microhylid frogs, genus Oreophryne, living at high elevations in New Guinea. Amer Mus Novit 3495
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
CITES
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

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.

Population

There is no information available on the population status of this species.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

No significant threats to this species are known.

Conservation Actions

This species is not known from any protected areas.

Citation

Richard Zweifel 2006. Oreophryne alticola. In: IUCN 2014

 

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