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Darevskia armeniaca
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Suborder: Sauria
Family: Lacertidae
Subfamily: Lacertinae
Genus: Darevskia
Arribas, 1997[1]

Darevskia is a genus of wall lizards of the family Lacertidae. It includes 27 species, 22 of which are found in northern Eurasia.[1]



  1. ^ a b Ananjeva, Natalia B. et al. (2006), The Reptiles of Northern Eurasia: Taxonomic Diversity, Distribution, Conservation Status, Faunastica 47, Sofia, Bulgaria: Pensoft Publishers, p. 79, ISBN 954-642-269-X. 
  2. ^ The Reptile Database. www.reptile-database.org.

Further reading[edit]

  • Arribas, Oscar. 1999. Phylogeny and relationships of the mountain lizards of Europe and the Near East (Archeolacerta Mertens, 1921, sensu lato) and their relationships among the Eurasian lacertid radiation. Russian Journal of Herpetology 6 (1): 1-22.