Croatia, Slovenia, Italy and Austria. 


horvathi  (MÉHELY, 1904)


Lacerta horvathi  MÉHELY, 1904

Iberolacerta (Iberolacerta) horvathi  ARRIBAS, 1997

Iberolacerta horvathi  CROCHET et al, 2004

Common names:

Horvath’s Rock Lizard (English)
Kroatische Gebirgseidechse (German)


Syntypes: NMW 16025:1,2; BMNH 1946.9.1.24, ZISP

Terra Typica:

Type locality: Jasenak, Croatia

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Méhely, L. (1904) -  Eine neue Lacerta aus Ungarn. -  Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici, Budapest, 2: 362-377.  

  • Knauer, F. (1905) -  Lacerta horvathi Mehely, eine neue europäische Eidechse. -  Blätter für Aquarien- und Terrarienkunde, 16 (4): 33-36.  

  • Mayer, W. & Arribas, O. (2003) -  Phylogenetic relationships of the European lacertid genera Archaeolacerta and Iberolacerta and their relartionships to some other ´Archaeolacertae´ (sensu lato) from Near East, derived from mitochondrial DNA sequences. -  Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, Berlin, 41 (3): 157-161.