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Lacertidae



Darevskia clarkorum
Darevskia clarkorum
Darevskia valentini
Darevskia valentini
Darevskia derjugini
Darevskia derjugini
Lacerta media f
Lacerta media f
Darevskia mixta f
Darevskia mixta f
Lacerta strigata, male
Lacerta strigata, male
Darevskia brauneri, adult male
Darevskia brauneri, adult male
Darevskia praticola
Darevskia praticola
Ophisops elegans
Ophisops elegans
Darevskia parvula mating
Darevskia parvula mating
Darevskia parvula
Darevskia parvula
Darevskia armeniaca eggs
Darevskia armeniaca eggs
Eremias arguta
Eremias arguta
Phoenicolacerta laevis, male
Phoenicolacerta laevis, male
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Accepted name: Lacertidae Oppel, 1811
Common name: True Lizards
Georgian name: ნამდვილი ხვლიკები
Taxonomic rank: Family
Taxonomy according to: www.faunaeur.org


Remark/შენიშვნა:

This African-Eurasian family has ca 220 species that belong to 27 genera. Georgia has 23 (ore one-quarter) of species representing 4 genera, Lacerta, Darevskia, Eremias, and Ophysops (that contain altogether over 90 mostly Eurasian representatives). Georgia has 17 out of 22 (77%) species of mostly Caucasian genus of rock lizards Darevskia, including three parthenogenetic taxa.


[http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/index.php?taxon=Lacertidae]. .Lacertidae. in: Tarkhnishvili D, Chaladze G (Editors). 2013. Georgian biodiversity database. http://www.biodiversity-georgia.net/. Downloaded on: 7 March 2021