Oreophryne albopunctata 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Microhylidae

Scientific Name: Oreophryne albopunctata
Species Authority: (van Kampen, 1909)

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Stephen Richards, David Price
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

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.
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Population [top]

Population: It is known only from the type specimen.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

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.
Systems: Terrestrial

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions [top]

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

Citation: Stephen Richards, David Price. 2004. Oreophryne albopunctata. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T57901A11697416. . Downloaded on 01 December 2015.
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