IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)

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Inhabits swamps, lily ponds (Ref. 4967) and floodplains. Juveniles are found in interstitial pools in papyrus. Browses on plant tissues with ostracods, dipteran larvae, beetles, mollusks and debris (Ref. 28714).


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