IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

The species has been recorded from Tanzania to Botswana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Angola and Nigeria and Ghana.

In central Africa, it is known from southern Democratic Republic of Congo, expected from northern Democratic Republic of Congo, n. Congo and north Central African Republic as well.

In eastern Africa, it has been recorded in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Burundi: appropriate habitats in Malawi, southern Tanzania (see also Pinhey 1980), no precise locality for the Uganda record (in NMK, Nairobi).

In southern Africa, this species is known from Botswana, Namibia, Zambia and Zimbabwe. It most likely also occurs in Angola.

In western Africa, the species is reported for Nigeria, and recently found in northern Ghana (Dijkstra pers. comm.).


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