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Range DescriptionThis species complex is widely distributed, ranging from northeastern South Asia, throughout much of southern China and mainland Southeast Asia, into several islands within insular Southeast Asia. In South Asia this species is found in Bangladesh (Chittagong and Sylhet divisions) and India (Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Meghalaya) in South Asia (Molur et al. 2002). In China, it has been recorded from Hainan island, Guangdong, Guangxi and Guizhou (Smith and Xie 2008). On mainland Southeast Asia, it is distributed widely across Myanmar (K.M. Swe pers. comm., Bates and Harrison 1997, Molur et al. 2002), ranging into Thailand, Cambodia, Lao PDR, Viet Nam and Peninsular Malaysia. In insular Southeast Asia, it has been recorded from numerous islands including the Mentawi Islands, Sumatra, Java, Bali, the Kangean Islands (all to Indonesia) and the southern part of the island of Borneo (Kalimantan [Indonesia] and possibly Sarawak [Malaysia]). This species has been taken from sea level up to around 2,000 m asl.