Southeastern Spain 

Species:

Podarcis hispanicus  (STEINDACHNER, 1870)

Synonyms:

Lacerta oxycephala var. hispanica  STEINDACHNER, 1870

Podarcis hispanica  ENGELMANN et al, 1993

Podarcis hispanica virescens  GENIEZ, 2001

Podarcis hispanica hispanica  GENIEZ, 2001

Podarcis hispanicus  BÖHME & KÖHLER, 2005

Podarcis hispanicus Galera type  MONTORI et al, 2005

Podarcis hispanica Sierra Nevada type  MONTORI et al, 2005

Podarcis hispanicus hispanicus  SPEYBROECK & CROCHET, 2007

Podarcis hispanica sensu stricto  PINHO et al, 2008

Common names:

Iberian Wall Lizard (English)
Spanische Mauereidechse (German)
Lagartija Ibérica (Spanish)

Types:

Syntypes: NMW 16087:1,2, NMW 16088:1-11

Terra Typica:

Mount Agudo, near Murcia (SE Spain).


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Steindachner, F. (1870) -  Description of Podarcis hispanicus. -  In: “Herpetologische Notizen (II). II. Über einige neue oder seltene Reptilien des Wiener Museums”. - Sitzungsberichte der Kaiserlichen Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien, 62: 336-350.  

  • Caeiro-Dias, G. & Brelsford, A. & Kaliontzopoulou, A. & Carretero, M.A. & Crochet, A. & Pinho, C. (2018) -  Drivers of reproductive isolation in Wall Lizards inferred from comparative analysis of contact zones. -  II Joint Congress on Evolutionary Biology.Poster.    

  • Caeiro-Dias, G. & Luis, C. & Pinho, C. & Crochet, P.-A. & Sillero, N. & Kaliontzopoulou, A. (2018) -  Lack of congruence of genetic and niche divergence in Podarcis hispanicus complex. -  J Zool Syst Evol Res. 2018; 1–14. (early view)     

 
 

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Podarcis hispanicus  © 2010 Sven Becker