Andorra, Croatia, France, Germany, Italy, Monaco, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Jersey. Introduced to Guernsey and Dorset (England) and Kansas (United States).


Lacerta bilineata bilineata  DAUDIN, 1802


Lacerta viridis bilineata  ENGELMANN et al 1993

Lacerta bilineata fejervaryi  (VASVARY, 1926)

Lacerta bilineata chlorosecunda  (TADDEI, 1950)

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Daudin, F.M. (1802) -  Description of Lacerta bilineata. -  In: Histoire Naturel, générale et particulièredes reptiles, ouvrage faisant suite, a l’histoire naturelle, générale et particuliére composée par LECLERC DE BUFFON, et redigée par C.S. SONNINI, vol. 3 F Dufart, Paris. pp. 152-154.   

  • Marzahn, E., Mayer, W., Joger, U., Ilgaz, Ç, Jablonski, D., Kindler, C., Kumlutaş, Y., Nistri, A., Schneeweiss, N., Vamberger, M., Žagar, A. & Fritz, U. (2016) -  Phylogeography of the Lacerta viridis complex: mitochondrial and nuclear markers provide taxonomic insights. -  Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research, Berlin, 54 (2): 85-105.    


Lacerta bilineata bilineata  © 2007 Guntram Deichsel