Northeastern Caucasus, through eastern Georgia, Armenia, Azerbajian and northeastern Turkey, and from the Caspian coast of northern Iran into southwestern Turkmenistan. Also: Shiraz in southeastern Iran.

Species:

Lacerta strigata  EICHWALD, 1831

Synonyms:

Lacerta quinquevittata   MENETRIES, 1832

Lacerta viridis var. strigata   DE FILIPPI, 1865

Lacerta viridis strigata   BOULENGER, 1887

Lacerta viridis var. woosnami   BOULENGER, 1917

Lacerta strigata   TERENTYEV & CHERNOV, 1949

Common names:

Caspian Green Lizard (English)
Striated Lizard (English)
Streifensmarageidechse (German)
Полосатая ящерица (Russian)


Taxonomic notes:

The spread of Lacerta strigata in Iraq is not reliably confirmed: most of the findings relate to L. media.

Igor Doronin.