This species is known only from "Moaif", the type locality, in the northern lowlands of Papua, Indonesia.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumed to live in forest and to breed in water.
It is known only from the type locality, and there have been no recent records, so its population status is unknown.
The threats to this species are not known.
Attempts are needed to rediscover this species and to document its distribution and population status. It is not known from any protected areas.
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, Hellen Kurniati 2004. Litoria mystax. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55740A11359996. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55740A11359996.en .Downloaded on 17 November 2018