Liophryne schlaginhaufeni
family: Microhylidae
subfamily: Asterophryinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Indonesia, Papua New Guinea


View distribution map using BerkeleyMapper.


From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This species is widespread in central mainland New Guinea (both Indonesia and Papua New Guinea), at 15-1,550m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It is found in leaf-litter on the forest floor, always in mature forest, not in degraded habitats. It breeds on the forest floor, and it breeds by direct development.


It varies in its abundance from uncommon to very common.

Population Trend


Major Threats

With the exception of localized impacts, there are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in Crater Wildlife Management Area and Lorentz National Park.

Red List Status

Least Concern (LC)


Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.


Stephen Richards, David Bickford 2004. Liophryne schlaginhaufeni. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57865A11683830. .Downloaded on 16 January 2019


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