This page provides a quick overview of changes and new entries in recent weeks. In particular regular visitors can go directly to the newest content without having to browse through known pages. The listing of new entries is chronological. The last 2 months are shown.

        April 6, 2020
  • Astruc, G. & Guillon, M. & Lourdais, O. & Marchand, M.-A. & Besnard, A. (2017) -  Apport de la modélisation de la distribution du Lézard ocellé dans la région PACA et Languedoc-Roussillon pour les politiques publiques de conservation.  -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 13.   

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii rechingeri Wettst. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 739-753.   

  • Sviridenko, Y.Y. & Popov, V.N. (2007) -  Materials on ecology of Lacerta agilis and Podarcis taurica (Reptilia, Lacertidae) in Crimea.  -  Naukova Visnik Uzhgorodskoho University Seriya Biologiya, 21: 124-127. (in Ukrainisch)   

  • Chirikova, M.A. & Dujsebayeva, T. & Liu, J. & Guo, X. (2019) -  Geographical Distribution and Morphological Variability of the Rapid Racerunner, Eremias velox (Pallas, 1771) (Reptilia, Lacertidae) in the Eastern Periphery of Its Range. -  Asian Herpetological Research, 10 (4): 230-245.     

        April 5, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii werneriana nov. nom. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 735-739.   

  • Sevinc, M. & Ugurtas, I.H. & Akkaya, A. (2009) -  Erythrocyte morphology and comparative erythrocyte measurements in some lacertid lizards from Turkey. -  Pakistan Journal of Zoology, 41 (2): 156-158.  

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Algyroides marchi – Spanish Algyroides. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/algyroides-marchi/     

  • Wang, Z. & Tian, Z. & Chen, L. & Zhang, W. & Zhang, L. & Lie, Y. & Diao, J. & Zhou, Z. (2020) -  Stereoselective metabolism and potential adverse effects of chiral fungicide triadimenol on Eremias argus. -  Environ. Sci. Pollut. Res., 27: 7823–7834.  

        April 4, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii elaphonisii Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 734-735.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Algyroides fitzingeri – Pygmy Algyroides. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/algyroides-fitzingeri/    

  • Zhang, L. & Meng, Z. & Chen, L. & Zhang, G. & Tian, Z. & Wang, Z. & Yu, S. & Zhou, Z. & Diao, J. (2020) -  Perfluorooctanoic acid exposure impact a trade-off between self-maintenance and reproduction in lizards (Eremias argus) in a gender-dependent manner. -  Environmental Pollution, 2020 (262). doi.org/10.1016/j.envpol.2020.114341  

  • Williams, R.J. (2019) -  The invasion ecology of Common Wall Lizard (Podarcis muralis): population dynamics, interactions and adaptations.  -  Thesis. The University of Leeds. 216 pp.     

  • 3 new pictures of  Ophisops occidentalis  BOULENGER, 1887  from  Algeria. (wild)

        April 3, 2020
  • Wang, Z. & Chen, L. & Zhang, L. & Zhang, W. & Deng, Y. & Liu, R. & Qin, R. & Zhou, Z. & Diao, J. (2020) -  Thermal effects on tissue distribution, liver biotransformation, metabolism and toxic responses in Mongolia racerunner (Eremias argus) after oral administration of beta-cyfluthrin. -  Environmental Research, 2020 (185). doi.org/10.1016/j.envres.2020.109393  

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Anatololacerta budaki – Budak’s Rock Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/anatololacerta-budaki/    

  • Pezin, M. (2017) -  Facteurs influençant la repartition et la detection du Lézard ocellé (timon Lepidus Daudin, 1802) sur la Côte rocheuse des Albères (Pyrénées-Orientales). -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 12.   

  • 24 new pictures of  Lacerta agilis argus  (LAURENTI, 1768)  from  Germany / Bavaria / Oberfranken. (wild)

        April 2, 2020
  • Berroneau, M. & Berroneau, M. & Coic, C. (2017) -  Le Lézard ocellé Timon lepidus (Daudin, 1802) en Aquitaine: état des connaissances et bilan des actions menéesmen faveur de l’espèce. -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 11.  

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii punctigularis Wettst.  -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 733-734.   

  • Richard, M. & Losdat, S. & Lecomte, J. & Fraipont, M. de & Clobert, J. (2009) -  Optimal level of inbreeding in the common lizard. -  Proceedings of the Royal Society Biological Sciences Series B 276 (1668): 2779-2786.    

  • 15 new pictures of  Podarcis muralis nigriventris  BONAPARTE, 1838  from  Italy / Lazio. (wild)

        April 1, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii leukaorii Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 731-733.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Anatololacerta pelasgiana – Pelasgian Rock Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/anatololacerta-pelasgiana/    

  • Sannolo, M. & Civantos, E. & Martin, J. & Carretero, M.A. (2020) -  Variation in field body temperature and total evaporative water loss along an environmental gradient in a diurnal ectotherm. -  Journal of Zoology 310: 221-231.    

  • 15 new pictures of  Podarcis siculus campestris  (DE BETTA, 1857)  from  Italy / Lazio. (wild)

        March 31, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Anatololacerta anatolica – Anatolian Rock Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/anatololacerta-anatolica/    

  • Bringsoe, H. (2019) -  Dalmatolacerta oxycephala (Squamata: Lacertidae) eating a stink bug on the island of Cres, Croatia, along with other ecological notes. -  POD@RCIS, 10 (2): 35-38.     

  • Marchand, M.-A. (2017) -  Plan Interegional d’Actions PACA en LR en faveur du Lézard ocellé (2013-2017): bilan et perspectives. -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 10  

  • 3 new pictures of  Lacerta pamphylica  SCHMIDTLER, 1975  from  Turkey. (captive)

        March 30, 2020
  • Eggert, C. & Perrault, A. (2017) -  Pesentation du Plan National d’Actions en faveur du Lézard ocellé (Timon lepidus). -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 9  

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii cretensis Wettst -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 727-730.   

  • Peskov, V.N. & Brovko, A.U. (2007) -  The correlation variability of meristic pholidoses characters and intrapopulational differentiation (differences) of the sand litard (Lacerta agilis L., 1758). -  Naukovy Vismk Uzhgorodskoho Universitety Seriya Biologiya, 21: 105-112. (in Ukrainian)   

        March 29, 2020
  • Clobert, J. (2017) -  Les consequences du réchauffement climatique sur les lizards, exemple du Lézard vivipare. -  In: Sociéte Herpétologique de France: Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. 45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour. p. 5.   

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii zafranae Wettst.  -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 726-727.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Timon nevadensis – Sierra Nevada Ocellated Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/timon-nevadensis/    

  • Padilla, D.P. & Nogales, M. (2009) -  Behavior of kestrels feeding on frugivorous lizards implications for secondary seed dispersal. -  Behaviorasl Ecology, 20 (4): 872-877.     

  • 2 new pictures of  Lacerta agilis argus  (LAURENTI, 1768)  from  Germany / Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. (wild)

  • 1 new picture of  Psammodromus occidentalis  FITZE et al., 2012  from  Portugal. (wild)

        March 28, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Timon lepidus – Ocellated Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/timon-lepidus/    

  • Sociéte Herpétologique de France (2017) -  Le lézard ocellé en France: cinq années de plans d’actions. -  45e congrès de la Société Herpétologique de France, Saint-Flour.   

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii subobscura Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 725-726.   

  • Giovannotti, M. & S`khifa, A. & Cerioni, P.N. & Splendiani, A. & SLIMANI, T. & Fioravanti, T. & Olmo, E. & Caputo Barucci (2020) -  Isolation and characterization of two satellite DNAs in Atlantolacerta andreanskyi (Werner, 1929) (Reptilia, Lacertidae). -  JEZ-B Molecular and Developmental Evolution, 2020. https://publons.com/publon/10.1002/jez.b.22937   

  • 4 new pictures of  Podarcis erhardii naxensis  (WERNER, 1899)  from  Greece / Antiparos island. (wild)

        March 27, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii syrinae Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 724-725.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Lacerta trilineata – Balkan Green Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/lacerta-trilineata/    

  • Moraza, M.L. & Irwin, N.R. & Godinho, R. & Baird, S.J.E. & Gouy de Bellocq, J. (2009) -  A new species of Ophionyssus Megnin (Acari; Mesostigmata: Macronyssidae) parasitic on Lacerta schreiberi Bedriaga (Reptilia: Lacertidae) from the Iberian Peninsula, and a world key to species. -  Zootaxa, 2009: 58-68.    

        March 26, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis milensis – Milos Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-milensis/    

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis tauricus – Balkan Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-tauricus/    

  • Pérez-Mellado, V. & Garcia-Diez, T. & Herandez Estévez, J.A. & Herrero Ayuso, C. & Riere, N.R. & Catalán Barrio, I. (2013) -  El uso del espacio en la lagartija balear Podarcis lilfordi. Factores causales en la Isla del Aire. -  Rev. de Menorca. 92: 189-218.     

        March 25, 2020
  • Martin, J. & López, P. (2008) -  Female sensory bias may allow honest chemical signalling by male Iberian rock lizards. -  Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 62 (12): 1927-1934.  

  • Martin, J. & López, P. & Polo, V. (2009) -  Temporal patterns of predation risk affect antipredator behaviour allocation by Iberian rock lizards. -  Animal Behaviour, 77 (5): 1261-1266.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis melisellensis – Dalmatian Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/    

  • Yakin, B.Y. & Cicek, K. & Afsar, M. & Tok, C.V. (2019) -  Nocturnal Activity of Anatololacerta pelasgiana (Mertens, 1959) from Çığlıkara Nature Reserve, Antalya, Turkey. -  BioEco-2019 - International Biodiversity & Ecology Sciences Symposium. pp. 260-263.    

        March 24, 2020
  • Kupriyanova, L.A. & Safronova, L.D. (2020) -  Results and perspectives of cyto- and genetic studying of “cryptic” group of the Lacertidae. -  Proceedings of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, 324 (1): 100-107.  

    Л.А. Куприянова & Л.Д. Сафронова (2020) -  Итоги и перспективы цито- и генетического изучения «криптической» группы из семейства Lacertidae -  Труды Зоологического института РАН, 324 (1): 100-107.    

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Lacerta viridis – Eastern Green Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/lacerta-viridis/     

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis filfolensis – Maltese Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-filfolensis/    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii ophidusae Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 723-724.   

        March 23, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Lacerta agilis – Sand Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/lacerta-agilis/    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii biinsulicola Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 721-723.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Lacerta schreiberi – Schreiber´s Green Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/lacerta-schreiberi/    

  • Buglione, M. & Petrelli, S. & Maselli, V. & Trapanese, M. & Salvemini, M. & Aceto, S. & Cosmo, A. di & Fulgione, D. (2019) -  Fixation of genetic variation and optimization of gene expression: The speed of evolution in isolated lizard populations undergoing Reverse Island Syndrome. -  PLoS ONE 14(11): e0224607, 17 pp.    

  • 1 new picture of  Darevskia rudis obscura  (LANTZ & CYRÉN, 1936)  from  Georgian Republic. (captive)

  • 2 new pictures of  Darevskia raddei raddei  (BOETTGER, 1892)  from  Azerbaijan. (captive)

        March 22, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Lacerta bilineata – Western Green Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/lacerta-bilineata/    

  • Márquez-Ferrando, R. & Santos, X. & Pleguezuelos, J.M. (2007) -  Bioaccumulation of heavy metals in the lizard Psammodromus algirus after a tailing-dam collapse in Aznalcollar (Southwest Spain).  -  Archives of Environmental Contamination and Toxicology, 56 (2): 276-285.     

        March 21, 2020
  • Vacher, J.-P. & Wendling, T. (2019) -  An unusual case of predation by the western green lizard Lacerta bilineata Daudin, 1802 (Squamata: Lacertidae) on the slow worm Anguis fragilis Linnaeus, 1758 (Squamata: Anguidae). -  Herpetology Notes, 12: 1201-1202.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis gaigeae – Skyros Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii megalophthenae Wettst. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 720-721.   

  • 1 new picture of  Darevskia rudis obscura  (LANTZ & CYRÉN, 1936)  from  Georgian Republic. (wild)

        March 20, 2020
  • Ananjeva, N.B. & Doronin, I.V. (2020) -  Sergey Alexandrovich Chernov (1903–1964): biography of herpetologist. -  Proceedings of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, 324 (1): 7-40.  

    Ананьева, Н.Б. & Доронин, И.В. (2020) -  Сергей Александрович Чернов (1903–1964): биография герпетолога. -  Труды Зоологического института РАН, 324 (1): 7-40.    

  • Kukushkin, O.V. & Ermakov, O.A. & Ivanov, A.Yu. & Doronin, I.V. & Sviridenko, E.Yu. & Simonov, E.P. & Gorelov, R.A. & Khramova, M.A. & Blokhin, I.G. (2020) -  Cytochrome b mitochondrial gene analysis-based phylogeography of a Sand lizard in the Crimea: ancient refugium at the peninsula, late expansion from the North, and first evidence of Lacerta agilis tauridica and L. a. exigua (Lacertidae: Sauria) hybridization. -  Proceedings of the Zoological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg, 324 (1): 56-99.  

    Кукушкин, О.В. & Ермаков, О.А. & Иванов А.Ю. & Доронин И.В. & Свириденко Е.Ю. & Симонов Е.П. & Горелов Р.А. & Храмова М.А. & Блохин И.Г. (2020) -  Филогеография прыткой ящерицы в Крыму по результатам анализа гена цитохрома b: древний рефугиум на полуострове, поздняя экспансия с севера и первые свидетельства гибридизации подвидов Lacerta agilis tauridica и L. a. exigua (Lacertidae: Sauria). -  Труды Зоологического института РАН, 324 (1): 56-99.    

  • Escoriza, D. (2020) -  Ship rats and island reptiles: patterns of co-existence in the Mediterranean. -  PeerJ, 8:e8821    

  • Li, S.-L. & Gao, X. & Wang, M. & Zhao, W.-G. & Chen, H. (2008) -  Immunohistochemical studies on endocrine cells in the digestive tract of Eremias argus. -  Jiepou Xiiebao, 39 (5): 751-755. (in Chinesisch)   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis ionicus – Ionian Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-ionicus/    

        March 19, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii pachiae Wettst. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 719-720.   

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Teira dugesii – Madeira Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/teira-dugesii/     

  • 8 new pictures of  Timon princeps  (BLANFORD, 1874)  from  Iran. (captive)

  • 3 new pictures of  Timon kurdistanicus  (SUCHOW, 1936)  from  Iran. (captive)

        March 18, 2020
        March 17, 2020
  • 1 new picture of  Gallotia auaritae  (MATEO et al., 2001)  from  La Palma. (wild)

        March 16, 2020
        March 12, 2020
  • 2 new pictures of  Lacerta agilis argus  (LAURENTI, 1768)  from  Germany / Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. (wild)

        March 11, 2020
  • Miralles, A. & Geniez, P. & Beddek, M. & Mendez-Aranda, D. & Brito, J.C. & Leblois, R. & Crochet, P.-A. (2020) -  Morphology and multilocus phylogeny of the Spiny-footed Lizard (Acanthodactylus erythrurus) complex reveal two new mountain species from the Moroccan Atlas -  Zootaxa 4747 (2): 302–326  

  • Lhermitte, N. & Bain, O. & Virga, A. (2008) -  Skrjabinelazia rizzoi n.sp. (Nematoda: Seuratoidea) from a Sicilian lacertid, with comments on specific and biological diversity in the genus. -  Parasite, 15 (1): 45-52.    

  • Schmitt, G. (2020) -  Auswirkungen des heißen und trockenen Sommers 2018 auf eine Zauneidechsen-Population in einem Garten. -  Feldherpetologisches Magazin, 2020 (13).  

  • New species added:
    Acanthodactylus lacrymae MIRALLES, GENIEZ, BEDDEK, MENDEZ-ARANDA, BRITO, LEBLOIS & CROCHET, 2020
    Acanthodactylus montanus MIRALLES, GENIEZ, BEDDEK, MENDEZ-ARANDA, BRITO, LEBLOIS & CROCHET, 2020

  • 2 new pictures of  Acanthodactylus montanus  MIRALLES et al., 2020  from  Morocco. (wild)

  • 2 new pictures of  Acanthodactylus lacrymae  MIRALLES et al., 2020  from  Morocco. (wild)

        March 10, 2020
  • Beser, N. & Ilgaz, C. & Kumlutas, Y. & Candan, K. & Güclü, Ö. & Üzüm, N. (2020) -  Age and growth in two populations of Danford´s lizard, Anatololacerta danfordi (Günther, 1876), from the eastern Mediterranean. -  Turkish Journal of Zoology, 44: 173-180.    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii amorgensis >< syrinae. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 718-719.   

        March 9, 2020
  • Nafady, A.A.M. & Awadalla, E.A. (2019) -  Microscopically Studies on the Liver of Acanthodactylus boskianus lizard  -  Egyptian Academic Journal of Biological Sciences, D. Histology & Histochemistry, 11 (1): 49-62.     

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii levithensis Wettst. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 717-718.  

        March 8, 2020
  • Kalyuzhny, M. & Haran, T. & Hawlena, D. (2019) -  Observation resolution critically influences movement-based foraging indices. -  Scientific Reports (2019) 9:13636 https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-019-50017-2     

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii kinarensis Wettst. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 717.   

  • 1 new picture of  Eremias velox caucasia  LANTZ, 1928  from  Georgia. (wild)

        March 7, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii amorgensis Wern. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 714-716.   

  • Lazar, V. (2005) -  Dinamica populatiei de Podarcis taurica din zona bechet – Dolj.  -  Oltenai Studii si Comunicari Stiintele Naturii, 21: 163-166.     

        March 6, 2020
  • Khalil, M.W. (2008) -  Genetic and physiological variabilities among the Egyptian populations of Acanthodactylus boskianus (Lacertidae: Reptilia). -  Egyptian Journal of Zoology, 51: 63-72.   

  • Druelle, F. & Goyens, J. & Vasilopoulou-Kampitsi, M. & Aerts, P. (2019) -  Small vertebrates running on uneven terrain: a biomechanical study of two differently specialised lacertid lizards. -  Scientific Reports, 9: 16858.    

  • 1 new picture of  Podarcis muralis maculiventris  (WERNER, 1891)  from  USA / Ohio. (wild)

  • 1 new video of  Lacerta pamphylica  SCHMIDTLER, 1975  from  Turkey. (captive)

        March 5, 2020
  • 1 new picture of  Lacerta agilis argus  (LAURENTI, 1768)  from  Germany / Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania. (wild)

  • 13 new pictures of  Lacerta pamphylica  SCHMIDTLER, 1975  from  Turkey. (captive)

        March 4, 2020
  • Savvides, P. & Georgiou, E. & Pafilis, P. & Sfenthourakis, S. (2019) -  Substrate type has a limited impact on the sprint performance of a Mediterranean lizard. -  Acta Herpetologica, 14(2): 81-87.     

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii phytiusae Wettst.  -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 713-714.   

        March 3, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii naxensis Wern. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 709-713.   

  • Galvez Bravo, L. & Belliure, J. & Rebollo (2009) -  European rabbits as ecosystem engineers: Warrens increase lizard density and diversity. -  Biodiversity and Conservation, 18 (4): 869-885.     

  • Bancila, R.R. & Gelder, I. van & Rotteveel, E. & Loman, J. & Arntzen, J.W. (2010) -  Fluctuating asymmetry is a function of population isolation in island lizards. -  Journal of Zoology (2010) 1–10 (early view).     

        March 2, 2020
  • Ferrandino, I. & Favorito, R. & Annunziata, M. & Grimaldi, M.C. (2009) -  Cadmium induces apoptosis in the pituitary gland of Podarcis sicula.  -  Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1163: 386-388.   

  • Vacheva, E. & Naumov, B. (2019) -  Diet of the Viviparous lizard Zootoca vivipara (Lichtenstein, 1823) (Reptilia: Lacertidae) from its southern range. -  ARPHA Conference Abstracts 2: e46484. doi: 10.3897/aca.2.e46484.    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii erhardii Bedriaga. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 708-709.   

  • Gubanyi, J. (2007) -  Unusual diet in a captive western green lacerta (Lacerta bilineata). -  Journal of Kansas Herpetology, 24: 15.  

  • 1 new picture of  Podarcis siculus campestris  (DE BETTA, 1857)  from  Romania. (wild)

        February 29, 2020
  • Josserand, R. & Haussy, C. & Agostini, S. & Decenciere, B. & Galliard, J.-F. le & Meylan, S. (2020) -  Chronic elevation of glucorticoids late in life generates long lasting changes in physiological state without a life history switch. -  General and Comparative Endocrinology, 285. 113288. 11 pp.     

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii thermiensis Wern. -  In: Herpetologia aegaea. – Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 706-708.   

        February 28, 2020
  • Baillie, J.E.M. & Batsaikhan, N. & Eremchenko, V. & King, S. & Munkhbayar, K. & Semenov, D. (2006) -  Data deficient: Eremias arguta (Pallas, 1773). -  Regional Red List Series, 6: 37-40.  

  • Schinz, H.R. (1833) -  Die Perleidechse Lacerta margaritata Nobis. -  Naturgeschichte und Abbildungen der Reptilien: 98 - 99 + plate 37.   

        February 27, 2020
        February 23, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis cretensis – Cretan Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-cretensis/    

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii mykonensis Werner. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 703-706.  

        February 22, 2020
  • Augé, M. & Pouit, D. (2009) -  Un lacertide des faluns du Miocene moyen d’Anjou [A lacertid from the Middle Miocene shell marls of Anjou]. -  Symbiosis, 23: 23-27.     

  • Maso Ferrerons, G. (2019) -  Effects of environmental predictability on life history traits and population dynamics. Insights from a three-year population experiment on the common lizard (Zootoca vivipara). -  Tesis Doctorals - Departament - Biologia Evolutiva, Ecologia i Ciències Ambientals. Universitat de Barcelona  

        February 21, 2020
        February 20, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis levendis – Pori Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-levendis/     

  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii ruthveni Werner – In: Herpetologia aegaea.  -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 702-703.   

  • 10 new pictures of  Podarcis muralis maculiventris  (WERNER, 1891)  from  Italy / Friuli Venetia. (wild)

  • 23 new pictures of  Podarcis muralis maculiventris  (WERNER, 1891)  from  Italy / Emilia Romagna. (wild)

        February 19, 2020
  • Gavaud, J. (1986) -  Vitellogenesis in the lizard Lacerta vivipara. I. Purification and partial characterization of plasma vitellogenin.  -  Gen. Comp. Endocrinol., 63 (1): 1-10.   

  • Sciarrillo, R. & Capaldo, A. & Valiante, S. & Gay, F. & Sellitti, A. & Laforgia, F. & Falco, M. de (2010) -  Thyroid hormones as potential early biomarkers of exposure to nonylphenol in adult male lizard (Podarcis sicula).  -  Open Zool. J., 3: 17-22.     

        February 18, 2020
        February 17, 2020
  • Cooper Jr., W.E. & Martin, J. & Lopez, P. (2003) -  Simultaneous risks and differences among individual predators affect refuge use by a lizard, Lacerta monticola. -  Behaviour, 140: 27-41.  

  • Wu, Q. & Richard, M. & Rutschmann, A. & Miles, D.B. & Clobert, J. (2019) -  Environmental variation mediates the prevalence and co-occurrence of parasites in the common lizard, Zootoca vivipara. -  BMC Ecology, 2019, 19:44.     

  • 1 new picture of  Acanthodactylus orientalis  ANGEL, 1936  from  Syria. (wild)

  • 1 new picture of  Lacerta citrovittata  WERNER, 1938  from  Greece / Naxos island. (wild)

        February 16, 2020
        February 15, 2020
  • 2 new pictures of  Darevskia adjarica  (DAREVSKY & EISELT, 1980)  from  Turkey. (wild)

        February 14, 2020
  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis muralis – Common Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-muralis/    

  • Oefinger, B. & Oefinger, P. (2019) -  Podarcis peloponnesiacus – Peloponnese Wall Lizard. -  https://www.eurolizards.com/lizards/podarcis-peloponnesiacus/     

  • 2 new pictures of  Ophisops minor nictans  ARNOLD, 1989  from  India. (wild)

  • 1 new picture of  Teira dugesii dugesii  (MILNE-EDWARDS, 1829)  from  Azores / Ilha de Santa Maria. (wild)

        February 13, 2020
  • Lin, C.-F. & Chen, Y.-L. & Tsai, Y.-F. (2004) -  A production of four successive clutches of eggs by a female Grass Lizard (Takydromus stejnegeri van Denburgh) in captivity. -  Endemic Species Research 6 (2): 35–40.     

  • Adamopoulou, C. (1999) -  Structure and function of epigeic animal communities with emphasis in the lizard Podarcis milensis (Sauria: Lacertidae), in insular ecosystems of the Aegean. -  Unpubl. Ph.D.diss., Univ. of Athens, Athens, Greece.  

        February 12, 2020
        February 10, 2020
  • Wettstein, O. (1953) -  Lacerta erhardii livadhiaca Wern. – In: Herpetologia aegaea. -  Sber. Akad. Wiss. Wien, math.-naturw. Kl., Abt. 1, 162 (9/10): 701-702.   

  • Morel, F. & Courty, Y. & Dufaure, J.-P. (1988) -  Effects of differentiation state and post-castration time lapse on the epididymal response of the lizard to testosterone in vitro: changes in specific protein and mRNA levels. -  Int J. Androl., 11: 349-360.    

  • 3 new pictures of  Heliobolus lugubris  (A. SMITH, 1838)  from  Zimbabwe. (wild)

        February 7, 2020
        February 6, 2020
  • 1 new picture of  Adolfus jacksoni  (BOULENGER, 1899)  from  Rwanda. (wild)