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Range DescriptionThis species is widespread in continental Africa except dense forest.
In central Africa, it is known from Angola, Democratic Republic of Congo, Zambia, expected in the other countries as well in appropriate habitats.
In eastern Africa, it has been recorded in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Burundi: common and widespread in all five countries (Burundi assumed).
In northeastern Africa, the species is recorded from Egypt, Kenya, Ethiopia, Sudan and Somalia. Occurrence in Uganda, Djibouti and Eritrea assumed.
In southern Africa, this species is widespread except for in the Cape and the arid southwest.
In western Africa, the species is known from Guinea to Nigeria.