Turkey / Kirazlı Plateau, Uludağ, south of Bursa. 

Subspecies:

Darevskia bithynica bithynica  (MÉHELY, 1909)

Types:

Holotype: MZUT (Museo ed Istituto di Zoologia Sistematica, Torino) 2737:1
Lectotype: ZISP 17128, designated by DORONIN 2017.

Terra Typica:

Type locality: “Bithynischer Olymp bei Brussa”; “Amasia (Klein-Asien)”; lectotype locality: Turkey, Bursa Province, Mountain Bithynian Olympus (= Uludağ) in vicinity of Bursa (= Prusa), 1600 m asl, 40°09 ́N 29°07 ́E.


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Méhely, L. (1909) -  Materialien zu einer Systematik und Phylogenie der Muralis-ähnlichen Lacerten. -  Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici, Budapest, 7: 409-621  

  • Arribas, O.J. & Ilgar, C. & Kumlutaş, Y. & Durmus, S.H. & Avci, A. & Üzüm, N. (2013) -  External morphology and osteology of Darevskia rudis (Bedriaga, 1886), with a taxonomic revision of the Pontic and Small-Caucasus populations (Squamata: Lacertidae).  -  Zootaxa, 3626 (54): 401-428.     

 
 

Turkey

 
 
 
 
 

Darevskia bithynica bithynica  © 1990 Roberto Sindaco