The species can be found in the river drainage of Markham, Ramu and Sepik in the north, but also in the Upper Purari in the south.
They prefer deep pools and backwater parts of the streams where the water flow is not so rapid.
The Chilatherina campsi lives in mountains and hills and it can be found up to 1525 meters above sea level. It is however present as low as 80 metres above sea level as well.
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