Litoria albolabris
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
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: Papua New Guinea


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Aitape, in northern coastal Papua New Guinea.

Habitat and Ecology

Its habitat and ecological requirements are unknown, but it possibly lives in rainforest, or possibly grassland. There is no information known regarding its breeding habits, though reproduction is presumed to be by larval development in water.


It has not been recorded again since it was first discovered, and it is considered to be a rare species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

Insufficient data are available to determine what its major threats are.

Conservation Actions

The distribution, habitat requirements and abundance of this species need to be researched. Its known locality is not within a protected area.

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, Fred Parker 2004. Litoria albolabris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55705A11352676. .Downloaded on 21 January 2019


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