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Citation: Midtgaard, Rune. RepFocus - A Survey of the Reptiles of the World. (www.repfocus.dk).
Latest update: December 31st, 2022.

Taxonomy of the family Lacertidae
Bibliography of the genus Dinarolacerta
Biodiversity of the family Lacertidae


Montenegro Rock Lizards


Montenegrinske Klippefirben

2007 Dinarolacerta Arnold, Arribas & Carranza (type species: Lacerta mosorensis Kolombatovic 1886)
Contents: 2 species, none of which are endemic.
Endemism: 0% 100%
Remarks: D. mosorensis was previously included in Lacerta (e.g.; Arnold 1989). Some authors prefer to regard Dinarolacerta as a subgenus of Lacerta (e.g., Sindaco & Jeremchenko 2008).
Distribution: Albania, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro.

Dinarolacerta montenegrina

Prokletije Rock Lizard



2007 Dinarolacerta montenegrina Ljubisavljevic, Arribas, Dzukic & Carranza

Remarks: Albanian records of mosorensis may prove to refer to montenegrina (Ljubisavljevic, Arribas, Dzukic & Carranza 2007), and they are provisionally regarded as such herein, following Mizsei, Jablonski, Vegvari, Lengyel & Szabolcs (2017).
Distribution: Albania, Montenegro.

Dinarolacerta mosorensis

Mosor Rock Lizard



1886 Lacerta mosorensis Kolombatovic
Archaeolacerta mosorensis Arribas 1997
Dinarolacerta mosorensis Arnold, Arribas & Carranza 2007
1889 Lacerta koritana Tomasini (Böhme (ed.) 1984)
1892 Lacerta illyrica Steindachner (Mertens & Wermuth 1960)

Remarks: Albanian records are provisionally referred to montenegrina (see remarks above).
Distribution: Bosnia-Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro.