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Eremias nigrocellata NIKOLSKY, 1896

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Higher TaxaLacertidae, Sauria, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesBlack-Ocellated Racerunner 
SynonymEremias nigrocellata NIKOLSKY 1896
Eremias intermedia var. nigrocellata NIKOLSKY 1900
Eremias intermedia (part.) BOULENGER 1921
Ommateremias nigrocellata — LANTZ 1928
Eremias (Ommateremias) nigrocellata — BISCHOFF 1978
Eremias nigrocellata — ANDERSON 1999
Eremias nigrocellata — SZCZERBAK 2003
Eremias (Eremias) nigrocellata — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008 
DistributionSE Turkmenistan, S Uzbekistan, SW Tadzhikistan, NE Iran, NE Afghanistan

Type locality: Siestan, Iran; “Sistan, Iran” fide ANDERSON 1999 [restricted by Szcerbak 1974:191]  
Reproductionoviparous 
TypesLectotype: ZISP (ZIL) 8800 (designated by Szczerbak 1974:191) 
Diagnosis 
CommentSynonymy partly after KHALIKOV & ANANJEVA (pers. comm.)

Distribution: See map in SMID et al. 2014 for distribution in Iran. 
Etymology 
References
  • Anderson, Steven C 1999. The lizards of Iran. Contributions to Herpetology Volume 15, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, Saint Louis, Missouri: i-vii, 1-442 [review in Copeia 2000 (4): 1144] - get paper here
  • Baig, Khalid Javed and Rafaqat Masroor 2006. A New Species of Eremias (Sauria: Lacertidae) from Cholistan Desert, Pakistan. Russ. J. Herpetol. 13 (3): 167-174
  • Bischoff, W. 1978. Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Echsen des Kaukasus. Salamandra 14 (4): 178-202 - get paper here
  • Langerwerf, B. 1980. De herpetofauna van Oezbekistan (5). Lacerta 38 (12): 123-124 - get paper here
  • Molavi, Farahnaz; Toba M. Kalat, Morteza Yazdanpanah, Bahram H. Kiabi and Haji Gh. Kami 2017. Eremias intermedia or Eremias nigrocellata? Is morphology sufficient? Journal of Wildlife and Biodiversity 1(2): 56-59 - get paper here
  • Nikolsky, A. M. 1896. Diagnoses reptilium et amphibiorum novorum in Persia orientali a N. Zarudny collectorum. Annuaire Musée Zoologique de l’Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg, 1:369-372. - get paper here
  • Nikolsky, A. M. 1897. Les reptiles, amphibiens et poissons recueillis (part.) Mr. N. Zaroudny dans la Perse orientale [in Russian]. Annuaire Musée Zoologique de l’Académie Impériale des Sciences de St.-Pétersbourg 2: 306-348 - get paper here
  • RASTEGAR-POUYANI, NASRULLAH; HAJI GHOLI KAMI, MEHDI RAJABZADEH, SOHEILA SHAFIEI AND STEVEN CLEMENT ANDERSON 2008. Annotated Checklist of Amphibians and Reptiles of Iran. Iranian Journal of Animal Biosystematics 4 (1): 7-30
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
  • ŠMÍD, JIŘÍ; JIŘÍ MORAVEC, PETR KODYM, LUKÁŠ KRATOCHVÍL, SEYYED SAEED HOSSEINIAN YOUSEFKHANI, ESKANDAR RASTEGAR-POUYANI & DANIEL FRYNTA 2014. Annotated checklist and distribution of the lizards of Iran. Zootaxa 3855 (1): 001–097
  • Szczerbak, N.N. 2003. Guide to the Reptiles of the Eastern Palearctic. Krieger, Malabar, FL, 260 pp. - get paper here
 
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