IUCN threat status:

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Inhabits rivers and lakes to at least 400 m elevation (Ref. 2847). Occurs at temperatures ranging from 26 to 32°C. May have migratory habits. Mainly diurnal. Feeds primarily on large insect larvae and emergent and terrestrial insects, and also crustaceans excluding prawns.


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