North-East Iran, South Turkmenistan. 

Species:

Eremias kopetdaghica  SZCZERBAK, 1972

Synonyms:

Eremias strauchi kopetdaghica   SZCZERBAK, 1972

Common names:

Kopet Dagh Racerunner (English)
Kopet Dagh Wüstenrenner (German)

Types:

Lectotype: ZISP (fide I. Doronin), originally MLSU 166 (designated by Szczerbak 1974:114)

Terra Typica:

Echmiadzin, Armenia; “Etshmiadzin, Armenia” fide ANDERSON 1999.


Taxonomic notes:

Subgenus Aspidorhinus


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Szczerbak, N.N. (1972) -  New subspecies – Eremias strauchi kopetdaghica ssp. nov. (Sauria, Reptilia) from Turkmenia. -  Vestnik zoologii, Journal of the Schmalhausen Institute of Zoology, National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine, Kiev, 1972 (2): 83-85.  

 
 
 
 
 

Eremias kopetdaghica  © 2012 Seyyed Saeed Hosseinian Yousefkhani