Oreophryne albopunctata
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 is known only from the type locality in New Guinea, North River (Lorentz River), near Sabang, in Papua, Indonesia. It probably occurs at around 150m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

There are no specific data on its habitat and ecological requirements, but it presumably occupies tropical rainforest and breeds by direct development.


It is known only from the type specimen.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It has been recorded from Lorentz National Park, which is reasonably well protected.

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, David Price 2004. Oreophryne albopunctata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57901A11697416. .Downloaded on 18 January 2019


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