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Eremias yarkandensis BLANFORD, 1875

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Higher TaxaLacertidae, Sauria, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards) 
Subspecies 
Common NamesE: Yarkend racerunner, Yarkand sandlizard 
SynonymEremias yarkandensis BLANFORD 1875: 194
Eremias multiocellata var. yarkandensis — BOULENGER 1921
Eremias multiocellata yarkandensis — SCHMIDT 1926
Eremias multiocellata yarkandensis — SZCZERBAK 1974
Eremias multiocellata yarkandensis — JEREMČENKO et al. 1992
Eremias multiocellata yarkandensis — SZCZERBAK 2003
Eremias yarkandensis — ANANJEVA et al. 2006: 102
Eremias (Pareremias) yarkandensis — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008 
DistributionWest China (Sinjian, Kashgaria, southern slopes of Tien Shan, piedmont plains and foothills of Kunlun and eastern Pamir); Kyrgyzstan (East Alai)

Type locality: town Yarkend, Kashgaria, China (Xinjiang-Uyghur Autonomous region).  
ReproductionViviparous. 
TypesSyntypes: BMNH 1917.3.6.28-30; according to other sources also in ZSI, MCZ R-7167 
CommentThis species has been previously considered as a synonym of E. buechneri or E.

multiocellata.

Habitat: Mountain species, populate of semiarid and arid rocky slopes to 3000 m elevation. 
References
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  • ORLOVA, VALENTINA F.; NIKOLAY A. JR. POYARKOV, MARINA A. CHIRIKOVA, ROMAN A. NAZAROV, MUNKHBAYAR MUNKHBAATAR, KHORLOOGHIYN MUNKHBAYAR, KHAYANKHYARVAGIJN TERBISH 2017. MtDNA differentiation and taxonomy of Central Asian racerunners of Eremias multiocellata-E. przewalskii species complex (Squamata, Lacertidae) Zootaxa 4282 (1): 001–042 - get paper here
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