It is not known if this taxon occurs in any protected areas.Research is needed into the distribution and population status, ecology, use and trade, and threats to this species. There are alsocontinuing doubts as to its taxonomic validity.
Paratype for Leptopelis bequaerti Catalog Number: USNM 109051 Collection: Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of Natural History, Department of Vertebrate Zoology, Division of Amphibians & Reptiles Preparation: Ethanol Year Collected: 1940 Locality: Gibi, Si Mountain, Bong, Liberia, Africa
Paratype: Loveridge, A. 1941. Proc. U. S. Nat. Mus. 91 (3128): 128.