This species is known only from the type locality, Tanimbar Island, in the Maluku Islands, Indonesia.
Habitat and Ecology
Its habitat and ecological requirements are unknown, although it is presumed to breed in water by larval development.
There are no known records of this species since it was first described, so its population status is unknown.
There is no information on threats to this species.
Its distribution, habitat requirements, and population status need to be determined. It has not so far been found within a protected area.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Stephen Richards, Djoko Iskandar 2004. Litoria capitula. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55713A11354700. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55713A11354700.en .Downloaded on 15 December 2018