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Archaeolacerta bedriagae (CAMERANO, 1885)

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Higher TaxaLacertidae, Sauria, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
SubspeciesArchaeolacerta bedriagae bedriagae (CAMERANO 1885)
Archaeolacerta bedriagae paessleri (MERTENS 1927)
Archaeolacerta bedriagae sardoa (PERACCA 1903) 
Common NamesE: Bedriaga's Rock Lizard
G: Tyrrhenische Gebirgseidechse 
SynonymLacerta oxycephala bedriagae CAMERANO 1885: 418
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) bedriagae — MERTENS 1921
Lacerta bedriagae bedriagae — TADDEI 1949: 198
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — LANZA et al. 1984
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — DELAGUERRE & CHEYLAN 1992
Lacerta bedriagae — ENGELMANN et al 1993
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) bedriagae — FU 1998
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — ARRIBAS 1999
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — CORTI & LO CASCIO 2002
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — MAYER & ARRIBAS 2003
Archaeolacerta bedriagae — ARNOLD et al. 2007
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) bedriagae — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008

Archaeolacerta bedriagae paessleri (MERTENS, 1927)
Lacerta bedriagae paessleri MERTENS 1927
Lacerta bedriagae paessleri — MERTENS & MÜLLER 1940
Lacerta bedriagae paessleri — TADDEI 1949: 199
Lacerta bedriagae ferrerae STEMMLER 1961
Archaeolacerta bedriagae ferrerae — KRAMER 1979
Archaeolacerta bedriagae paessleri — MUTZ 1999

Archaeolacerta bedriagae sardoa (PERACCA 1905)
Lacerta sardoa PERACCA 1905
Lacerta muralis var. sardoa BOULENGER 1905: 413
Lacerta reticulata var. sardoa — MEHELY 1909: 487
Lacerta bedriagae sardoa — MERTENS & MÜLLER 1940
Lacerta bedriagae sardoa — TADDEI 1949: 200
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) bedriagae sardoa — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008 
DistributionFrance (Corsica), Italy (Sardinia: Limbara Mts., Gennargentu Mts.)

Type locality: Corsica

ferrerae: N Sardinia

paessleri: Sardinia (Mt. Limbara) (RIMPP 1979); Type locality: Limbara-Gebirge, Nord-Sardinien (MERTENS & MÜLLER 1940)

sardoa: Sardinia (Gennargentu Mountains); Type locality: Punta Paolina, Gennargentu, Sardinia.  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesType: MRSN (= MSNTO) R12
Type: MRSN (= MSNTO) R2125 [sardoa]
Holotype: SMF 22086, male [paessleri] 
Diagnosis 
CommentType Species: Lacerta reticulata Bedriaga, 1881 [=Archaeolacerta bedriagae (Camerano, 1885)] Type Species: is the type species of the genus Archaeolacerta.

Synonymy: Lacerta bedriagae tinettoi TADDEI 1949 is a synonym or subspecies of Podarcis muralis fide Gruschwitz & Böhme 1986: 176.

Subspecies: Archaeolacerta bedriagae paessleri (MERTENS 1927) is of doubtful validity (fide SINDACO & JEREMCENKO 2008); same for tinettoi. 
EtymologyNamed after Jacques von Bedriaga (1854-1906), Russian-born herpetologist. 
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