Conservation ActionsThere are no known conservation actions in place for this species. Its type locality lies just outside of the Memberamo Foja Wildlife reserve (IUCN and UNEP-WCMC 2020). Surveys are urgently needed to determine its current population status as well as its distribution and potential conservation actions, alongside site protection.
Location InformationThis species is only known from specimens collected at its type locality in the Idenburg (Mamberamo) river at Prauwenbivak, Papua Province (Indonesia) in 1920 (G.R. Allen pers. comm. 2019).