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Ablepharus eremchenkoi (PANFILOV, 1999)

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Higher TaxaScincidae, Eugongylinae (Eugongylini), Scincoidea, Sauria, Squamata (lizards)
Common Names 
SynonymAsymblepharus eremchenkoi PANFILOV 1999
Asymblepharus alaicus yakovlevae EREMCHENKO 1983 (part.)
Asymblepharus eremchenkoi — SINDACO & JEREMČENKO 2008
Ablepharus eremchenkoi — MIRZA et al. 2022 
DistributionNW Kyrgyzstan (W and inner Tien-Shan Mountains), S Kazakhstan (E of Shymkent)

Type locality: Kyrgyzstan in the southern slope of the Talassky Ridge, ravine (or canyon) of Chichkan River.  
TypesHolotype: IBKB R024701, Zoological Museum of the Institite of Biology and Soils, National Academy of Sciences of Kyrgyz Republic, Bishkek (ZBM), mature female collected in Kyrgyzstan in the southern slope of the Talassky Ridge, ravine (or canyon) of Chichkan River, 26 April 1993, leg. V.K. Eremchenko and A.M. Panfilov (Panfilov, 1999: 54) 
EtymologyNamed after V.K. Eremchenko, Russian herpetologist who is sometimes cited as YERIOMCHENKO, JEREMCENKO, or JERJOMTSCHENKO. We use the spelling “EREMCHENKO” to consolidate these spelling variants when the author himself is quoted. 
  • Beolens, Bo; Michael Watkins, and Michael Grayson 2011. The Eponym Dictionary of Reptiles. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, USA - get paper here
  • Davletbakov, A. T.; L. A. Kustareva, D. A. Milko, A. N. Ostastshenko, S. S. Sagymbaev, S. A. Toropov, N. V. Trotchenko 2015. Genetical Fund Cadastre of Kyrgyz Republic. Vol. IV. Phylum Chordata (chordates). Bishkek, 128 p. + XXXVI color tables - get paper here
  • Dujsebayeva, T. N. (ed.) 2010. Short review of last changes in the checklist of amphibians and reptiles of Kazakhstan. [in Russian]. In: Dujsebayeva, T. N. (ed.) Herpetological Researches in Kazakhstan and adjacent countries, p. 37-52
  • Mirza ZA, Bragin AM, Bhosale H, Gowande GG, Patel H, Poyarkov NA. 2022. A new ancient lineage of ablepharine skinks (Sauria: Scincidae) from eastern Himalayas with notes on origin and systematics of the group. PeerJ 10:e12800 - get paper here
  • Panfilov, A.M. 1999. Mejpopyliatsionnie otiosheniia i vidovaia prinadkejnosty gornykh ligozomiykh kompleksa Asymblepharus alaicus Severo-Zapadnogo i Vnutrennego Tian-Shania [in Russian]. Izvestija nacional'noj Akademii Nauk Kyrghyzskoj Respubliki, 1: p. 51-55.
  • Sindaco, R. & Jeremcenko, V.K. 2008. The reptiles of the Western Palearctic. Edizioni Belvedere, Latina (Italy), 579 pp. - get paper here
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