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New locality record of Lacerta agilis (Squamata: Lacertidae) in Turkey

Year 2019, Volume: 2 Issue: 2, 52 - 56, 30.09.2019
https://doi.org/10.38059/biodiversity.596298

Abstract

In this study, it was given the locality record of the sand lizard (Lacerta agilis) from Yeşilköy Village, Pazar District of Rize
Province of Turkey. This new record revealed the second locality for
L. agilis from the eastern Black Sea
coast of Anatolia. The metric and meristic features of the adult, subadult and
juvenile specimens were compared to the features of the specimens of the
species,
L. agilis in the literature.

References

  • Baran İ, Ilgaz Ç, Avcı A, Kumlutaş Y, Olgun K (2013). Türkiye Amfibi ve Sürüngenleri. Ankara: TÜBİTAK Popüler Bilim Kitapları, 204 p.
  • Başoğlu M, Baran İ (1977). Türkiye Sürüngenleri, Kısım 1. Kaplumbağa ve Kertenkeleler. İzmir: Ege Üniversitesi Fen Fakültesi Kitaplar Serisi No: 76, İlker Matbaası, 272 p.
  • Bischoff W (1988). Zur verbreitung und systematik der zauneidechse, Lacerta agilis Linnaeus, 1758. Mertensiella 1: 11-30.
  • Clarck RJ, Clarck ED (1973). Report on a collection of amphibians and reptiles from Turkey. California Academy of Science San Francisco 104: 1-62.
  • Edgar P, Bird DR (2005). Action plan for the conservation of the Sand Lizard (Lacerta agilis) in Northwest Europe. Strasbourg: Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats.
  • IUCN (2010). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-2. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-4.RLTS.T157288A5071439.en. Downloaded on 30 May 2019.
  • Kalyabina-Hauf SA, Ananjeva NB (2004). Phylogeny and intraspecific structure of broad distributed species of lizards Lacerta agilis L.,1758 (Lacertidae, Sauria, Reptilia), St.Petersburg.
  • Mertens R (1952). Amphibien und reptilien aus der Turkei. Review of Faculty of Science, University of Istanbul, Seri B 17: 41-75.
  • Mulder J (1995). Herpetological observations in Turkey (1987-1995). Deinsea 2: 51-66.
  • Peters G (1960). Die Grusinische zauneidechse Lacerta agilis grusinica nomen novum. Zoologischer Anzeiger 165(7/8): 279-289.
  • Peters G (1962). Studien sur taxionomie, verbreitung und oekologie der smaragdeidechsen. I. Lacerta trilineata, viridis und strigata als selbstaendige Arten. Mitteilungen Zoologisches Museum Berlin 38: 127-152.
  • Schmidtler JF (1986). Orientalische smaragdeidechsen: 1. Zur systematik und verbreitung von Lacerta viridis in der Türkei (Sauria: Lacertidae). Salamandra 22: 29-46.
  • Tuniyev SB, Tuniyev BS (2008). Intraspecific variation of the Sand lizard (Lacerta agilis) from the Western Caucasus and description of a new subspecies Lacerta agilis mzymtensis ssp. nov. (Reptilia: Sauria). Russian Journal of Herpetology 15(1): 55-66.
  • Uetz P, Freed P, Hošek J (2013). The Reptile Database. http://www.reptile-database.org. Downloaded on 16 May 2019.

Lacerta agilis (Squamata: Lacertidae)’in Türkiye’deki yeni lokalite kaydı

Year 2019, Volume: 2 Issue: 2, 52 - 56, 30.09.2019
https://doi.org/10.38059/biodiversity.596298

Abstract

Bu çalışmada, Kars kertenkelesi (Lacerta agilis)’in Türkiye’de Rize ilinin Pazar ilçesinin Yeşilköy
köyünden lokalite kaydı verilmiştir. Bu yeni kayıt
L. agilis türünün Anadolu’nun Doğu Karadeniz kısmındaki ikinci
lokalite kaydını oluşturmaktadır. Ergin, yarı ergin ve juvenile bireylerin
metric ve meristic özellikleri literatürde
L.
agilis
türünün bireylerinin özellikleriyle karşılaştırılmıştır.

References

  • Baran İ, Ilgaz Ç, Avcı A, Kumlutaş Y, Olgun K (2013). Türkiye Amfibi ve Sürüngenleri. Ankara: TÜBİTAK Popüler Bilim Kitapları, 204 p.
  • Başoğlu M, Baran İ (1977). Türkiye Sürüngenleri, Kısım 1. Kaplumbağa ve Kertenkeleler. İzmir: Ege Üniversitesi Fen Fakültesi Kitaplar Serisi No: 76, İlker Matbaası, 272 p.
  • Bischoff W (1988). Zur verbreitung und systematik der zauneidechse, Lacerta agilis Linnaeus, 1758. Mertensiella 1: 11-30.
  • Clarck RJ, Clarck ED (1973). Report on a collection of amphibians and reptiles from Turkey. California Academy of Science San Francisco 104: 1-62.
  • Edgar P, Bird DR (2005). Action plan for the conservation of the Sand Lizard (Lacerta agilis) in Northwest Europe. Strasbourg: Convention on the conservation of European wildlife and natural habitats.
  • IUCN (2010). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2019-2. http://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-4.RLTS.T157288A5071439.en. Downloaded on 30 May 2019.
  • Kalyabina-Hauf SA, Ananjeva NB (2004). Phylogeny and intraspecific structure of broad distributed species of lizards Lacerta agilis L.,1758 (Lacertidae, Sauria, Reptilia), St.Petersburg.
  • Mertens R (1952). Amphibien und reptilien aus der Turkei. Review of Faculty of Science, University of Istanbul, Seri B 17: 41-75.
  • Mulder J (1995). Herpetological observations in Turkey (1987-1995). Deinsea 2: 51-66.
  • Peters G (1960). Die Grusinische zauneidechse Lacerta agilis grusinica nomen novum. Zoologischer Anzeiger 165(7/8): 279-289.
  • Peters G (1962). Studien sur taxionomie, verbreitung und oekologie der smaragdeidechsen. I. Lacerta trilineata, viridis und strigata als selbstaendige Arten. Mitteilungen Zoologisches Museum Berlin 38: 127-152.
  • Schmidtler JF (1986). Orientalische smaragdeidechsen: 1. Zur systematik und verbreitung von Lacerta viridis in der Türkei (Sauria: Lacertidae). Salamandra 22: 29-46.
  • Tuniyev SB, Tuniyev BS (2008). Intraspecific variation of the Sand lizard (Lacerta agilis) from the Western Caucasus and description of a new subspecies Lacerta agilis mzymtensis ssp. nov. (Reptilia: Sauria). Russian Journal of Herpetology 15(1): 55-66.
  • Uetz P, Freed P, Hošek J (2013). The Reptile Database. http://www.reptile-database.org. Downloaded on 16 May 2019.

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Primary Language English
Journal Section Research Articles
Authors

Ufuk BÜLBÜL 0000-0001-6691-6968

Halime KOÇ 0000-0003-2998-4384

Hatice ÖZKAN 0000-0002-7810-864X

İhsan ÖZTÜRK 0000-0002-2621-538X

Bilal KUTRUP 0000-0003-4768-5214

Publication Date September 30, 2019
Submission Date July 24, 2019
Acceptance Date September 18, 2019
Published in Issue Year 2019Volume: 2 Issue: 2

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APA BÜLBÜL, U., KOÇ, H., ÖZKAN, H., ÖZTÜRK, İ., et al. (2019). New locality record of Lacerta agilis (Squamata: Lacertidae) in Turkey. Turkish Journal of Biodiversity, 2(2), 52-56. https://doi.org/10.38059/biodiversity.596298


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