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  Uzbekistan:  9 species
Eremias arguta arguta (PALLAS, 1773)
Eremias arguta uzbekistanica CHERNOV, 1934
Eremias grammica (LICHTENSTEIN, 1823)
Eremias intermedia (STRAUCH, 1876)
Eremias lineolata (NIKOLSKY, 1896)
Eremias nigrocellata NIKOLSKY, 1896
Eremias nikolskii BEDRIAGA in NIKOLSKY, 1905
Eremias regeli BEDRIAGA in NIKOLSKY, 1905
Eremias scripta scripta (STRAUCH, 1867)
Eremias scripta lasdini (ZAREVSKY, 1918)
Eremias scripta pherganensis SZCZERBAK & WASHETKO, 1973
Eremias velox velox (PALLAS, 1771)

Eremias grammica


Eremias grammica




A psammophile, recorded from a few localities in Karakalpakstan (southern periphery of Aral Sea and Amu Darya deltaic plain) and Khorezm. Not documented as in the N Kyzylkum of Uzbekistan, although present in the north of the desert (to 44ºN) in adjacent Kazakhstan. Its main area of distribution within Uzbekistan appears to be the C-S Kyzylkum where widespread and common in some areas. In the desert observed from as far north as 42ºN 64ºE, east of Uchkuduk, C Navoi province and through N/C Bukhara province, southeast to north of Navoi city, S Navoi, and around the Alat area and the Sundukli Sands. Also in S, in S Surkhandarya.


Source: D.A. Showler (2018): A Checklist of the Amphibians and Reptiles of the Republic of Uzbekistan with a review and summary of species distribution


Eremias grammica  © 2012 Vladimir Cherlin