Turkey / Amanus-Mountains to the Euphrates. 

Subspecies:

Apathya cappadocica wolteri  (BIRD, 1936)

Synonyms:

Lacerta cappadocica wolteri  BIRD, 1936

Types:

Holotype: BMNH 1935.11.4.128

Terra Typica:

“3000 ft., ten miles west of Gaziantep; on limestone rocks in thick scrub country”.


Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Bird, C.G. (1936) -  The distribution of Reptiles and Amphibians in Asiatic Turkey, with notes on a Collection from the Vilayets of Adana, Gaziantep and Malatya. -  The Annals and magazine of natural history, (10) 18: 257-281.  

  • Eiselt, J. (1979) -  Ergebnisse zoologischer Sammelreisen in der TüŸrkei Lacerta cappadocica Werner, 1902 (Lacertidae, Reptilia), -  Annalen des Naturhistorischen Museums in Wien, 82: 387-421.    

  • Bischoff, W. & Schmidtler, J.F. (1994) -  Ergebnisse zweier Lacertiden-Exkursionen nach Syrien. -  Die Eidechse, Bonn/Bremen, 5 (12): 4-22.  

  • Kapli, P. & Botoni, D. & Ilgaz, Ç. & Kumlutaş, Y. & Avcı, A. & Rastegar-Pouyani, N. & Fathinia, B. & Lymberakis, P. & Ahmadzadeh, F. & Poulakakis, N. (2013) -  Molecular phylogeny and historical biogeogtraphy of the Anatolian lizard Apathya (Squamata, Lacertidae). -  Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 66 (3): 992-1001.    

 
 
 
 
 

Apathya cappadocica wolteri  © 2007 Sergé Bogaerts