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Oreophryne wolterstorffi
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: Papua New Guinea

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

No specific locality is known for this species, but it probably occurs somewhere in the northern half of Papua New Guinea.

Habitat and Ecology

It is presumably a tropical forest species that breeds by direct development.

Population

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

Population Trend

unknown

Major Threats

No data are available.

Conservation Actions

The species needs to be rediscovered and its extent of occurrence, habitat requirements and population status need to be determined.

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, Richard Zweifel 2004. Oreophryne wolterstorffi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57935A11705769. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57935A11705769.en .Downloaded on 10 December 2018

 

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