Does WAF Custom rule block ahrefs bot?

I have a WAF Custom rule that challenges all non-US traffic since I am a US based local business. Will this rule block the ahrefs bot?

I read that CF automatically allows ahrefs, but if my custom rule will block ahrefs, do I need to add the ip’s manually using IP access rules?

If so, is there an easy way to add a list of ip’s? I wasn’t able to add a range using this format, for example: It seems to only accept CIDR notation.

You can simply add to your expression, which will skip requests from bots recognised by Cloudflare, including the one you mentioned.

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