There are no conservation actions in place for this species. Research into the population and distribution is recommended.
This species is known only from a small stream near the village of Kokas on the northern Fakfak Peninsula of West Papua Province, Indonesia (Allen et al. 2008, G.R. Allen pers. comm. 2019).
There is no information on the population size and trend.
There is deforestation and burning of forests in the distribution area (Kadarusman pers. comm. 2019). Additionally, there is a settlement nearby (G.R. Allen pers. comm. 2019).