IUCN threat status:

Data Deficient (DD)


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Range Description

This species is found in the Democratic Republic of Congo and Angola

Central Africa: Barbus lujae is only known from the type locality Kondue, Sankuru River (Kasai). It has also been reported from the Luce River and from Kukulakaze in Angola in 1930 and 1936.

Southern Africa: In Angola it is occurring in the Kwanza River (Kwanza and Luce River), Kunene River (Kukulakaz River), and Okavango River (Cubango River) systems.


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