Central Iran / only known from the Terra typica (Dasht-e-Kavir desert). 

Species:

Eremias andersoni  DAREVSKY & SZCZERBAK, 1978

Synonyms:

Eremias (Rhabderemias) Fasciata   Bischoff, 1978

Common names:

Anderson’s Racerunner (English)
Anderson’s Wüstenrenner (German)

Types:

Holotype: MMTT 1671, subadult male, Iran National Museum of Natural History.

Terra Typica:

Dashte-Kavir Desert, 45 km E of Lake Daryache Namak.


Taxonomic notes:

Subgenus Rhabderemias


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Darevsky, I.S. & Szczerbak, N.N. (1978) -  Eremias andersoni, a new lizard (Reptilia, Lacertilia, Lacertidae) from Iran. -  Journal of Herpetology, 12 (1): 13-15.    

 
 

Iran

 
 
 
 
 

Eremias andersoni  © 2009 Omid Mozaffari