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  Israel:  11 species
Acanthodactylus aegyptius BAHA El DIN, 2007
Acanthodactylus beershebensis MORAVEC et al., 1999
Acanthodactylus boskianus asper (AUDOUIN, 1829)
Acanthodactylus opheodurus ARNOLD, 1980
Acanthodactylus scutellatus scutellatus (AUDOUIN, 1809)
Lacerta media israelica PETERS, 1964
Mesalina bahaeldini SEGOLI et al., 2002
Mesalina olivieri schmidtii (HAAS, 1951)
Ophisops elegans ehrenbergii (WIEGMANN, 1835)
Phoenicolacerta kulzeri kulzeri (MÜLLER & WETTSTEIN, 1932)
Phoenicolacerta laevis (GRAY, 1838)

Acanthodactylus opheodurus


Acanthodactylus opheodurus


  ARNOLD, 1980


The exact range in Israel is not known. Specimens were found in the Arava sands and in isolated patches of sand in the Negev.


Source: BAR, A., HAIMOVITCH, G.: A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Israel


Acanthodactylus opheodurus  © 2010 Jürgen Gebhart