Red List of South African Species

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Least Concern (LC)


This is a widespread species with no known major widespread threats. 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 is widespread in eastern and southern Africa.

Population trend


The population size is unknown.


Destruction of gallery forest due to agriculture and wood extraction, and water pollution are threats to this species.

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 trends would be valuable. Habitat/site based conservation is also required.

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