Conservation ActionsIt is not known from any protected areas. Research needed to better understand taxonomy, distribution, population, and ecological requirements (G. Gillespie pers. comm. 2019). Additional surveys are needed to better monitor the population trends in this species. There is a need to secure areas of suitable habitat for this species within the limited distribution.
Location InformationThis species is endemic to Sulawesi, Indonesia, where it is known only with certainty from Cikoro near Mount Lompobatang (de Lang and Vogel 2005). In 2016, few specimens were also collected from multiple locations in the similar elevation region (A. Stubbs unpublished data 2019). There is also records from regions in the north, however, it is suspected to be different species (A. Stubbs and G. Gillespie pers. comm. 2019). It has been recorded at 1,200 m asl.