Classification
Within iNaturalist.org

All Names

  • Scientific Names
    • Zootoca vivipara
    • Lacerta herseyi
    • Lacerta vivipara
    • Lacerta vivipara carniolica
    • Zootica vivpara
    • Zootoca vivipara nigra
  • English
    • Common lizard
    • Viviparous Lizard
    • European common lizard
  • Catalan
    • Sargantana vivípara
  • Spanish
    • Lagartija de Turbera
  • German
    • Waldeidechse
    • Bergeidechse
    • Mooreidechse
  • Italian
    • Lucertola vivipara
  • Finnish
    • sisilisko
  • Russian
    • Живородящая ящерица

Guide Colors

   

Extras

Taxonomic changes »

Taxon schemes »

Make taxonomic Flickr tags for this taxon »

Invite photos from other sites »

Wikipedia taxobox »

Search descendant taxa »

Embed a widget for this taxon on your website »

Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

speedy

Date

September 6, 2016 01:37 PM CEST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 26, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 26, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 24, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 22, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 19, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

smuele

Date

August 19, 2016

Photos / Sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

danieleseglie

Date

September 1, 2016 10:29 AM CEST

Description

1 esemplare

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

mortenddhansen

Date

July 30, 2016

Description

Accurarcy (meters) = 4

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

mortenddhansen

Date

June 16, 2016

Description

Accurarcy (meters) = 8

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

mortenddhansen

Date

May 5, 2016

Description

Accurarcy (meters) = 24

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Viviparous Lizard Zootoca vivipara

Observer

mortenddhansen

Date

May 1, 2016

Description

Accurarcy (meters) = 4

View all observations

Description from Wikipedia

The viviparous lizard or common lizard, Zootoca vivipara (formerly Lacerta vivipara), is a Eurasian lizard. It lives farther north than any other reptile species, and most populations are viviparous (giving birth to live young), rather than laying eggs as most other lizards do. It is the only species in the monotypic genus Zootoca.

Logo eee 15px

Conservation Summary

  • Globally
    Of least concern (LC) (Source: IUCN Red List)
    Zootoca vivipara is listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a broad range of habitats, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
  • Italy
    Lc - minor preoccupazione (Source: IUCN Liste Rosse Italiane)
    Valutata specie a Minor Preoccupazione (LC) perché generalmente non è minacciata, è abbastanza diffusa e localmente frequente, e la possibilità di immigrazione da popolazioni oltre confine riduce ulteriormente la possibilità di estinzione delle popolazioni italiane. Tuttavia la maggior parte delle popolazioni della Pianura Padana sono estinte e le restanti a rischio.
Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.
Member of the iNaturalist Network   |   Powered by iNaturalist open source software