IUCN threat status:

Least Concern (LC)


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Range Description

The species has been recorded from Zambia, Tanzania, Uganda west to West Africa, subspecies quadrigutta from Zimbabwe. Likely to be present within the Eastern Arcs in Tanzania (based on a siblge record from Turiani, Tanzania).

In central Africa, it is known from Angola, Cameroon, Democratic Republic of Congo, Central African Republic, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon.

In eastern Africa, it has been recorded in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, Malawi and Burundi: Turiani Forest (Tanzania), Uganda record (Bwamba Forest) not confirmed.

In southern Africa, this species is known from streams in Angola (Congo Basin and coastal rivers), Zambia and Zimbabwe (Zambezi System). It is also very likely to occur in Mozambique.

In western Africa, the species is known from Guinea-Bissau to Nigeria


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