Conservation ActionsThere is a natural reserve including part of Lake Sentani, but this was primarily set up for the adjacent forest. However, there are no specific conservation actions in place for this species. Monitoring of the population is recommended.
Location InformationThis species is known only from Lake Sentani and small tributaries flowing into the lake near Jayapura, Papua Province, Indonesia (G.R. Allen pers. comm. 2019). It is now considered extant only at the eastern end of the lake (Kadarusman pers. comm. 2019).