IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

This species is endemic to the Seychelles. The subspecies P. a. astriata occurs on the Mah group (including Mah itself, Silhouette, St Anne, Cerf and other nearby islands). The subspecies P. a. semicarinata occurs on the Praslin group (including Praslin itself, and also Aride, Cousin, Cousine, Curieuse, Grande Soeur and La Digue). Animals from Silhouette and Frgate have not been assigned to subspecies. It occurs from sea-level up to 500 m.


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