Cornufer weberi
family: Ceratobatrachidae
subfamily: Ceratobatrachinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is found on all the major islands of the Solomons Archipelago (Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands) and on many smaller islands as well. It has been recorded up to 500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

This species inhabits closed rainforest and disturbed forest habitats, and is also found in gardens, villages and plantations.


This is an exceptionally abundant species where it occurs and the total population is likely to be many millions.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species, and it appears to be resilient to even severe levels of habitat modification.

Conservation Actions

It is not known from any protected areas.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.


Stephen Richards, Fred Parker 2004. Cornufer weberi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T58485A11776090. .Downloaded on 24 January 2019


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