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Range DescriptionThis species occurs in south east China (Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Jiangxi, Guizhou, Chongqing, east Sichuan, south Shaanxi,, Hainan) and Taiwan, extending into central and southern Lao PDR, south and south west Cambodia, Thailand, and the Pescadores islands (Dang et al. 1994; Marshall 1977; Musser and Carleton 2005; Robinson et al. 1995; Smith et al. 2008).
Wang (2003) recognized three subspecies in China: R. l. exiguus, Howell, 1927, found in continental China; R. l. losea, (Swinhoe, 1871), occurring in Taiwan; and R. l. sakeratensis, Gyldenstolpe, 1917, from Hainan island.