Conservation ActionsThere are no conservation actions in place for this species. Further surveys are recommended in order to determine whether the population it is still extant.
Location InformationThis poorly known and rare rainbowfish is known only from the Sermowai River on the north coast of Papua Province, Indonesia, approximately 75 km west of the provincial capital of Jayapura (Tustin 2017, G.R. Allen pers. comm. 2019).