Oreophryne moluccensis
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
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 occurs in the lowlands of Halmahera, Ternate, and Batjan Islands, in the Maluku Islands, Indonesia.

Habitat and Ecology

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


There are no recent records of this species, but there have been no surveys of this area.

Population Trend


Major Threats

The threats to this species are unknown.

Conservation Actions

The extent of occurrence, habitat requirements and population status for this species need to be determined. There are no protected areas within the known range of this species.

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.


Stephen Richards, Djoko Iskandar 2004. Oreophryne moluccensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57924A11702950. .Downloaded on 19 February 2019


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