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Oreophryne crucifer
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae
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 only from the type locality, the Went Mountains, at 800-1,050m asl, in Papua, Indonesia.

Habitat and Ecology

It presumably lives in tropical rainforest and breeds by direct development.

Population

There is no information on the population status of this species, and there have been no records since the original description.

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

There are no data available regarding threats to this species, although the only known locality is in a remote area, with very little development.

Conservation Actions

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

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)

Rationale

Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Citation

Stephen Richards, Djoko Iskandar 2004. Oreophryne crucifer. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57911A11699835. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57911A11699835.en .Downloaded on 12 December 2018

 

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