Mesalina brevirostris

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Mesalina brevirostris
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Reptilia
Order: Squamata
Family: Lacertidae
Genus: Mesalina
M. brevirostris
Binomial name
Mesalina brevirostris
(Blanford, 1874)

Mesalina brevirostris, also known as Blanford's short-nosed desert lizard, is a species of sand-dwelling lizard in the family Lacertidae. It occurs in Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Iran, and United Arab Emirates.[2]


  1. ^ <Hraoui-Bloquet, S., Sadek, R., Mousa Disi, A.M., Werner, Y., Baha El Din, S.M., Kaska, Y., Kumluta, Y., Avci, A. & Üzüm, N. 2010. Mesalina brevirostris. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T164728A5921037. Downloaded on 12 May 2019.
  2. ^ Mesalina brevirostris at the Reptile Database. Accessed 12 May 2019.