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Mantophryne infulata
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Papua New Guinea

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

   

From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is known only from two localities in Papua New Guinea: the type locality (Arau), and the northern side of the Huon Peninsula. Its altitudinal range is 1,100-1,400m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in zones transitional between mid-montane and lower-montane forest, where it calls from exposed positions on the forest floor. It has been found only in mature forest.

Population

It is reasonably common where it has been found.

Population Trend

Unknown

Major Threats

No information is available.

Conservation Actions

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

Citation

Stephen Richards, Richard Zweifel 2004. Mantophryne infulata. In: IUCN 2013

 

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