Pellonula leonensis was reported from 20 countries/islands


Table 1: the species is currently present in 20 of them (endemic, native, introduced);
Table 2: possible in 0 of them (stray, questionable);
Table 3: absent from 0 of them (extirpated, not established, misidentification, error).
Table 4: all reports listed together.

Distribution: Africa: freshwater rivers of West Africa (Ref. 188, 2244), in lagoons, lakes, lower and upper courses of rivers from Senegal to Cross River (Ref. 81269), including upper reaches of Niger and lower parts of Benue River (Ref. 188); and lagoons and lower and middle courses of coastal rivers from Cameroon to Democratic Republic of Congo (Ref. 2244, 81631), including a record in the LĂ©fini River (Ref. 88782). Apparently not in upper parts of Congo system (Ref. 188). Also reported from Atlantic Ocean, including beaches at Hann near Dakar in Senegal and near Pointe Noire in Congo Republic (Ref. 188).
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Table 1: Present in 20 countries/islands (endemic, native, introduced)
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Benin BEN native 55411
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 3069
Africa Cameroon CMR native 2244
Africa Chad TCD native 367
Africa Congo COG native 41578
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 188
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 272
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 81631
Africa Gabon GAB native 80286
Africa Gambia GMB native 78745
Africa Ghana GHA native 272
Africa Guinea GIN native 3033
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Africa Liberia LBR native 3046
Africa Mali MLI native 81269
Africa Niger NER native 81269
Africa Nigeria NGA native 31256
Africa Senegal SEN native 81269
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3046

Table 4: Reported from 20 countries/islands.
Continent Country Occurrence Main Ref.
Africa Angola AGO native 3166
Africa Benin BEN native 55411
Africa Burkina Faso BFA native 3069
Africa Cameroon CMR native 2244
Africa Chad TCD native 367
Africa Congo COG native 41578
Africa Congo Dem Rp COD native 188
Africa Cote d'Ivoire CIV native 272
Africa Eq Guinea GNQ native 81631
Africa Gabon GAB native 80286
Africa Gambia GMB native 78745
Africa Ghana GHA native 272
Africa Guinea GIN native 3033
Africa Guinea-Bissau GNB native 26999
Africa Liberia LBR native 3046
Africa Mali MLI native 81269
Africa Niger NER native 81269
Africa Nigeria NGA native 31256
Africa Senegal SEN native 81269
Africa Sierra Leone SLE native 3046
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