Litoria timida
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
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 occurs in central southern New Guinea, and has been recorded from Papua New Guinea only. It is found below 500m asl.

Habitat and Ecology

It lives in permanent swamps in lowland rainforest and disturbed forest. It is known to persist in degraded habitats and breeds in swamps.


It is very abundant where it occurs.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No threats are known. It does well in disturbed areas.

Conservation Actions

Its distribution needs to be properly documented. It is not known from any protected areas.


Stephen Richards, Fred Parker 2004. Litoria timida. In: IUCN 2014


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