This species is found in the Wondiwoi Mountains at the base of the Wandammen Peninsula, ca 7 km west of the Umar Bay coast, West Papua Province (Irian Jaya) of Indonesia. It occurs at 500 m asl (Günther 2008).
Habitat and Ecology
This species occurs within primary rain forest. Individuals can be found perching on shrubs close to streams and swamps (Günther 2008). It presumably breeds by laying eggs in water.
No population status information is currently
available for this species.
threats are currently known for this species.
conservation actions are currently known for this species.
Red List Status
Data Deficient (DD)
Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.
Günther, R. 2009. Litoria mareku. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2009: e.T158634A5244122. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2009-2.RLTS.T158634A5244122.en .Downloaded on 22 January 2019