Animalia > Chordata > Reptilia > Squamata > Agamidae > Phrynocephalus > Phrynocephalus interscapularis

Phrynocephalus interscapularis (Spot-backed toad-headed lizard; Lichtenstein's Toadhead Agama)

Synonyms: Phrynocephalus interscapularis interscapularis



Adult Weight [1]  1 grams


Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Kaplankyr Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 1293994 Turkmenistan  
Khazar Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 658105 Turkmenistan  
Kugitang Zapovednik State Nature Reserve Ia 77308 Turkmenistan  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mountains of Central Asia Afghanistan, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan No


Podoces panderi (Pander's Ground Jay)[2]


Parasitized by 
Alaria alata <Unverified Name>[3]
Sphaerirostris scanensis[3]


Turkmenistan, S Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, NE Iran, NE Afghanistan Terra typica: Bukhara, Uzbekistan;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Length–weight allometries in lizards, S. Meiri, Journal of Zoology 281 (2010) 218–226
2del Hoyo, J., Elliott, A., Sargatal, J., Christie, D.A. & de Juana, E. (eds.). Handbook of the Birds of the World Alive. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona.
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund