IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

The species has been recorded from Kenya, south Sudan, Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo, south to Transvaal and Angola, record from Nigeria doubtful.

In central Africa, it is known from Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Congo, Zambia, Central African Republic assumed.

In eastern Africa, it has been recorded in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Burundi, where it is common and widespread. It is assumed to occur also in Malawi and Burundi.

In northeastern Africa, the species is recorded from northern Sudan assumed to be present in southern Ethiopia.

In southern Africa, the species occurs along perennial rivers in the north of the southern Africa region.

In western Africa, the species is reported from Nigeria (unknown location). Its presence in Nigeria is doubtful.


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