Red List of South African Species

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Least Concern (LC)


This is a widespread species with no known major threats and it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a threatened category. It is therefore assessed as Least Concern.


This species has been recorded from South Africa to the Democratic Republic of Congo and Kenya.

Population trend


The population size is unknown.


This species is threatened by water pollution.

Uses and trade

There is no use or trade information for this species.


No conservation measures are known but information on taxonomy, population ecology, habitat status and population trend would be valuable. Habitat and site-based conservation is also recommended.

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