This species is known from several localities in the coastal lowlands of southeastern Papua New Guinea. It is restricted to coastal plains at very low altitudes.
Habitat and Ecology
It is found around swamps in lowland closed forest. It is also known from open areas such as rural gardens. It breeds in swamps and intermittent pools.
It is a common species.
There are no threats to this species at present.
Its distribution needs to be properly documented. It is not known from any protected areas.
Red List Status
Least Concern (LC)
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a degree of habitat modification, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
Stephen Richards, Fred Parker 2004. Litoria vocivincens. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55758A11350968. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55758A11350968.en .Downloaded on 20 January 2019