Southern Mozambique and extreme Northern Kwa-Zulu Natal, through to the Kalahari region in Northeastern Namibia. 


Nucras intertexta  (SMITH, 1838)


Lacerta intertexta  SMITH, 1838

Nucras intertexta  BOULENGER, 1913

Common names:

Spotted Sandveld Lizard (English)
Stumpfkopfeidechse (German)


Holotype: BMNH 1946.8.6.1.

Terra Typica:

`County near Latakoo` [= Kuruman?, Northern Cape Provinz].

Relevant taxonomic literature:

  • Smith, A. (1838) -  Contributions to the Natural History of Southern Africa. Art. VIII. -  Magazine of natural history, London, 2 (14): 92-94.