NW Peloponnes southward to Megalopolis 


Podarcis peloponnesiacus lais  (BUCHHOLZ 1960)


Lacerta peloponnesiaca phryne  BUCHHOLZ 1960

Lacerta peloponnesiaca lais  BUCHHOLZ, 1960


Holotype: ZFMK 12115 (59/300 in original description), paratypes in ZFMK, NMW, MM and MTD (= MTKD)

Terra Typica:

Kalavrita (NW Peloponnese).

Taxonomic notes:

Is barely distinguishable from the nominate form and very probably identical with it.
Source: MAYER, W.: The taxa of the family Lacertidae – an annotated list.
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Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Buchholz, K.F. (1960) -  Zur Kenntnis von Lacerta peloponnesiaca (Reptilia: Lacertidae). -  Bonner zoologische Beiträge, Bonn, 11 (1): 87-107.  

  • Mayer, W. (1986) -  Proteinelektrophoretische Untersuchungen zur subspezifischen Gliederung von Lacerta (Podarcis) peloponnesiaca. -  Bonner zoologische Beiträge, Bonn, 37: 123-129.  




Podarcis peloponnesiacus lais  © 2005 Benny Trapp