Darevskia defilippii ( Camerano, 1877 )

Šmíd, Jiří, Moravec, Jiří, Kodym, Petr, Kratochvíl, Lukáš, Yousefkhani, Seyyed Saeed Hosseinian, Rastegar-Pouyani, Eskandar & Frynta, Daniel, 2014, Annotated checklist and distribution of the lizards of Iran, Zootaxa 3855 (1), pp. 1-97: 30-31

publication ID

http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.3855.1.1

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DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4929311

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/03C387F2-FF91-FFA7-FF5B-497E57FFFF79

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scientific name

Darevskia defilippii ( Camerano, 1877 )
status

 

Darevskia defilippii ( Camerano, 1877)  

SYNTYPES. MZUT R2713 (3 spec.), MZUT R2734 (3 spec.).

TYPE LOCALITY. Lar Valley, Damavand, Mazandaran Prov., Iran.

DISTRIBUTION. Endemic to Iran.

DISTRIBUTION IN IRAN. Fig. 82 View FIGURES 80–85. 80 . Southern coast of the Caspian Sea on both the northern and southern slopes of the Alborz Mountains   (Ardabil, Gilan, Zanjan, Qazvin, Mazandaran, and Tehran Prov.)   .

HABITAT. Hill slopes with loose scree and rocky outcrops and shrubby vegetation. Recorded from up to 3355 m of elevation.

REMARKS. As in the case of D. chlorogaster   , the previously known distribution was split up into ranges of four independent and geographically non-overlapping species ( D. kopetdaghica   , D. schaekeli   , D. steineri   , and D. defilippii   ) after the revision of the D. defilippii   complex by Ahmadzadeh et al. (2013a).

REFERENCES. Eiselt (1995); Anderson (1999); Arnold et al. (2007); Arribas (2012); Ahmadzadeh et al. (2013a); Yousefi et al. (2013).

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Reptilia

Order

Squamata

Family

Lacertidae

Genus

Darevskia