This species is known only from the Abor Hills in the state of Arunachal Pradesh in India. The exact area within the Arbor Hills is not known, and so attempts to map its distribution can only be considered as approximate. This is a lowland species present at altitudes below 100m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This is a poorly known species associated with tropical moist forest. It presumably breeds by direct development, like most other species in the genus, but this requires confirmation.
Its population status is unknown, and there have been no records since it was first described.
Threats to this species are unknown.
It is not known whether or not this species occurs in any protected areas.
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.
Sushil Dutta, Annemarie Ohler, Saibal Sengupta 2004. Philautus microdiscus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58873A11851439. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T58873A11851439.en .Downloaded on 18 November 2018