Red List of South African Species

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Least Concern (LC)

Rationale

This species is listed as Least Concern because, although it is a regional endemic, it is fairly widespread and locally common on large rivers where it is not known to be threatened

Distribution

This species is endemic to the Orange River Basin in South Africa, and most probably also Namibia (but it has not yet been recorded there).

Population trend

Trend

Population size and trends are unknown.

Threats

Current threats are unknown.

Conservation

No precise information available but research into population numbers and range, and trends/monitoring of the species would be valuable.

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