Red-claw Crayfish Distribution in the Zambezi River System

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Recent Reports

  • November 2017: present just upstream of Senanga, upper Zambezi River (A. Chilala, 28/11/17)
  • November 2017: present 25 km downstream of Lukulu Boma, upper Zambezi River (A. Chilala, 28/11/17)
  • November 2017: first caught at Kalabo on the Luanginga River, Western Province Zambia (Ian Pollard, 27/11/17)
  • July 2017: RED SWAMP CRAYFISH caught in Maramba River, Livingstone (per S. Vrodoljak, 24/10/17)
  • May 2017: not trapped at either Mayukuyuku Bush Camp or Kaingu Safarai Lodge in Kafue National Park
  • January 2017: not recorded below Cahora Bassa dam for about 140 km on Zambezi River in MOZAMBIQUE by sport fishermen (Clint Skinner, 18/01/17)
  • January 2017: 1 found in mouth of a bass Micropterus salmoides in main river section of Mazvikadei Dam, Raffingora, ZIMBABWE (Clint Skinner, 17/01/17)

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