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Anatololacerta ibrahimi (EISELT & SCHMIDTLER, 1876)

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Higher TaxaLacertidae, Lacertinae, Lacertini, Sauria, Lacertoidea, Squamata (lizards)
Common NamesE: Baran’s Lizard
G: Barans Eidechse 
SynonymLacerta oertzeni ibrahimi EISELT & SCHMIDTLER 1986: 322
Lacerta danfordi – BIRD 1936
Lacerta danfordi – BODENHEIMER 1944
Lacerta (Archaeolacerta) danfordi danfordi – MERTENS 1952
Lacerta danfordi oertzeni – WETTSTEIN 1967
Lacerta danfordi bileki EISELT & SCHMIDTLER 1986
Lacerta danfordi – BARAN & ATATÜR 1998
Archaeolacerta danfordi – SINDACO et al. 2000
Lacerta oertzeni ibrahimi – KUMLUTAŞ et al. 2003
Lacerta danfordi bileki – KUMLUTAŞ et al. 2003
Lacerta danfordi bileki – ÇEVIK et al. 2006
Anatololacerta oertzeni ibrahimi – FRANZEN et al. 2008
Anatololacerta oertzeni – BARAN et al. 2012
Anatololacerta danfordi bileki –  BELLATI et al. 2015
Anatololacerta oertzeni ibrahimi –  BELLATI et al. 2015
Anatololacerta oertzeni – CANDAN et al. 2014
Anatololacerta danfordi – EGE et al. 2015
Anatololacerta ibrahimi — KARAKASI et al. 2021 
DistributionTurkey (S Anatolia from Burdur city to Göksu River)

Type locality: approximately 20 km northwest of Anamur, Mersin Province, Turkey.  
TypesHolotype: ZSM 59/1983, female, paratypes: ZSM, BMNH, GNM, NMW and ZDEU 
DiagnosisDiagnosis (genus): Lizards possessing the following features found only in a minority of other Lacertini: 7–8 pos- terior presacral vertebrae with short ribs, sternal fontanelle often weakly heart-shaped, pattern of tail vertebrae C-type, often five upper labial scales in front of subocular, masseteric scale frequently small or absent, preanal scale relatively small and bordered by more than one row of smaller scales, broad pale dorsolateral stripes often present, hemipenial lobes relatively long with large outer sulcal lips on lobes. Other more widely distrib- uted features include head and body not strongly depressed, seven premaxillary teeth in adults, usual number of presacral vertebrae in males 26, inscriptional ribs frequently absent, tail brightly coloured in hatchlings; hemipenial microornamentation of crown-shaped tubercles (from Arnold et al. 2007: 35). 
CommentSynonymy: Mostly after Karakasi et al. 2021, and MEHELY 1909 and Bellati et al. 2014.

Distribution: see map in Karakasi et al. 2021: 3, 26 (Fig. 1, Fig. S1) 
EtymologyNamed after Turkish herpetologist, Prof. Ibrahim Baran.

A. d. bileki was named after Karl Bilek, preparator at the NMW in Vienna. 
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