No specific locality is known for this species, but it probably occurs somewhere in the northern half of Papua New Guinea.
Habitat and Ecology
It is presumably a tropical forest species that breeds by direct development.
There is no information on the population status of this species.
No data are available.
The species needs to be rediscovered and its extent of occurrence, habitat requirements and population status need to be determined.
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, Richard Zweifel 2004. Oreophryne wolterstorffi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57935A11705769. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T57935A11705769.en .Downloaded on 18 January 2019