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Range Description

This species is patchily distributed from Senegal to Ethiopia.

Northern Africa: It is now Regionally Extinct, but used to be found in Cairo during flood-time.

Northeast Africa: It is present in Bahr el Jebel, White Nile to Lake Nasser (also known as Lake Nubia), Sudan, as well as the Blue Nile and Baro Rivers, Ethiopia.

Western Africa: This species occurs in the basins, of Chad, Niger (plus Benue), Senegal and Gambia.


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Source: IUCN

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