|Red List Category & Criteria:
||Clausnitzer, V., Suhling, F. & Dijkstra, K.-D.B.
||Dijkstra, K.-D.B., Samraoui, B., Samways, M.J., Schneider, W., Boudot, J.-P., Kipping, J., Allen, D. & García, N.
This is a widespread species, with no known major widespread threats, which is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a threatened category. It is assessed as Least Concern.
|Previously published Red List assessments:|
- 2010 – Least Concern (LC)
- 2006 – Least Concern (LC)
|Range Description:||The species is widespread from South Africa to Madagascar and the south of the Sahel, reaching north a line going from Senegal to Chad and Kenya. It was found once in the Arabian Peninsula in Oman and the Maldives islands, as either vagrant or migrant individuals.|
Angola (Angola); Benin; Botswana; Burundi; Cameroon; Central African Republic; Chad; Congo; Congo, The Democratic Republic of the; Côte d'Ivoire; Equatorial Guinea (Equatorial Guinea (mainland)); Ethiopia; Gabon; Gambia; Ghana; Guinea; Kenya; Liberia; Madagascar; Malawi; Mauritius (Mauritius (main island)); Mayotte; Mozambique; Namibia (Caprivi Strip, Namibia (main part)); Réunion; Senegal; Seychelles (Aldabra); South Africa (Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo Province, Mpumalanga, Western Cape); South Sudan; Tanzania, United Republic of; Togo; Uganda; Zambia; Zimbabwe
Present - origin uncertain:
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