This species occurs in the lowlands of Halmahera, Ternate, and Batjan Islands, in the Maluku Islands, Indonesia.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumably a forest dwelling species that breeds by direct development.
There are no recent records of this species, but there have been no surveys of this area.
The threats to this species are unknown.
The extent of occurrence, habitat requirements and population status for this species need to be determined. There are no protected areas within the known range of this species.
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. Oreophryne moluccensis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57924A11702950. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57924A11702950.en .Downloaded on 16 January 2019