Oxydactyla brevicrus
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia, Papua New Guinea

View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.

Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
See IUCN account.
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known from the Hellwig and Wichmann Mountains near Lake Habbema, and in the vicinity of Doorman River, in central Papua, Indonesia, at 2,200-3,000m asl. It is possibly more widespread.

Habitat and Ecology

This is presumably a montane forest species that breeds by direct development.


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

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information available on specific threats to this species, but it occurs in a very remote area.

Conservation Actions

The extent of occurrence, habitat requirements and current population status need to be documented for this species. It is not known from any protected areas.


Stephen Richards, Djoko Iskandar 2004. Oxydactyla brevicrus. In: IUCN 2014


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