Slovenia, Austria (southern Carinthia) and north-eastern Italy (Po Valley), parts of north-west Croatia down to Plitvice. 

Subspecies:

Zootoca vivipara carniolica  MAYER et al., 2000

Types:

Holotype: ZFMK 68438, paratypes in NMW and MCSNT

Terra Typica:

Mt. Sneznik: 8 km SE Masun village, 1250 m elevation, Slovenia.


Taxonomic notes:

Ist Eier legend.


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Mayer, W. & Böhme, W. & Tiedemann, F. & Bischoff, W. (2000) -  On oviparous populations of Zootoca vivipara (JACQUIN, 1787) in south-eastern Central Europe and their phylogenetic relationshoip to neighbouring viviparous and South-west European oviparous populations (Squamata: Sauria: Lacertidae). -  Herpetozoa, Wien, 13 (1/2): 59-69.    

  • Ghielmi, S. & Heulin, B. & Surget-Groba, Y. & Guillaume, C.P (2001) -  Identification de populations ovipares de Lacerta (Zootoca) vivipara en Italie. -  Bulletin de la Société Herpétologique de France, 98: 19-29.    

  • Cornetti, L. & Ficetola, G.F. & Hoban, S. & Vernesi, C. (2015) -  Genetic and ecological data reveal species boundaries between viviparous and oviparous lizard lineages. -  Heredity, Edinburgh, 115 (6): 517-526.    

  • Giovine, G. & Ghielmi, S. & Cornetti, L. & Vernesi, C. (2016) -  Analisi della distribuzione, degli aplotipi e della conservazione di Lucertola Vivipara, Zootoca vivipara vivipara (JAQUIN, 1787) e di Lucertola Della Carniola, Zootoca vivipara carniolica (MAYER, BÖHME, TIEDEMANN & BISCHOFF, 2000) nelle Prealpi Bergamasche. -  Rivista Museo di Scienze Naturali `E. Caffi`, Bergamo, 29: 123-140.