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= Lacerta caucasica vedenica Darevsky et Roitberg, 1999

Darevskia caucasica vedenica (Darevsky et Roitberg, 1999)

Collection number:

ZISP 17744.16

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Collection place:

Russia, Chechnya, Vedensky District


I.S. Darevsky, 14.08.1963

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1 km south of the Vedeno Village, rock faces along the road Vedeno-Kharachoi

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not identified


not known



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in collection

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Related publications:

Даревский И.С. 1967. Скальные ящерицы Кавказа (Систематика, экология и филогения полиморфной группы кавказских ящериц подрода Archaeolacerta). Наука, Л., 214 с.
Darevsky I.S. 1967. Rock lizards of the Caucasus (systematics, ecology and phylogenesis of the polymorphic groups of Caucasian rock lizards of the the subgenus (Archaeolacerta). Nauka, Leningrad, 235 p. [In Russian].
Darevsky I.S., Roitberg E.S. 1999. A new subspecies of the rock lizard Lacerta caucasica (Sauria, Lacertidae) from the southeast of Chechen Republic of the Caucasus. Russian Journal of Herpetology, 6(3): 209–214.
Roitberg E.S. 1999. Phenetic relationships between Lacerta caucasica, L. daghestanica and L. praticola(Reptilia, Lacertidae): a multivariate trend in external morphology. Natura Croatica, 8(3): 189–200.
Доронин И.В. 2014. Обзор типовых экземпляров скальных ящериц комплекса Darevskia (caucasica) (Sauria: Lacertidae). Труды Зоологического института РАН, 318(4): 371–381.
Doronin I.V. 2014. Review of type specimens of Rock lizards of Darevskia (caucasica) complex (Sauria: Lacertidae). Proceedings of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 318(4): 371–381. [In Russian]

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Original label

Specimen details

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Taxonomical identifications of specimen

Lacerta caucasica vedenica Darevsky et Roitberg, 1999 — I.S. Darevsky, 1999 (Accepted)