Litoria capitula
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: Indonesia


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is known only from the type locality, Tanimbar Island, in the Maluku Islands, Indonesia.

Habitat and Ecology

Its habitat and ecological requirements are unknown, although it is presumed to breed in water by larval development.


There are no known records of this species since it was first described, so its population status is unknown.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There is no information on threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

Its distribution, habitat requirements, and population status need to be determined. It has not so far been found 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, Djoko Iskandar 2004. Litoria capitula. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55713A11354700. .Downloaded on 19 January 2019


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