IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Inhabit quiet pools and backwaters of sluggish streams; lakes and ponds. Often near vegetation (Ref. 5723, 10294). Juveniles feed on immature insects and microcrustaceans (Ref. 10294). Nest spawners (Ref. 79012).


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