Strachinis, I., Lymberakis, P., & Tzoras, E. (2023). Tarentola mauritanica (Squamata: Phyllodactylidae) in Greece: an update on the species’ distribution, including new records. Ecologia Balkanica 15(1): 42-60.

Strachinis, I. (2023). The Herpetofauna of the Peri-urban Forest Seich Sou (Kedrinos Lofos), Thessaloniki, Greece. Ecologia Balkanica, 15(1): 1-7.

Strachinis I., Marschang R.E., Lymberakis P., Karagianni K.M., Azmanis P. (2022): Infectious disease threats to amphibians in Greece: new localities positive for Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 152: 127-138. DOI: 

Strachinis, I. (2022): First Insights on the Herpetofauna of Ammouliani Island, Chalkidiki, Greece. Ecologia Balkanica 14(2): 199-203

Strachinis, I. (2021): First evidence on the occurrence of the Greek newt Lissotriton graecus and the Aesculapian snake Zamenis longissimus on Evia Island, Greece. Parnassiana Archives 9: 115-117.

Strachinis, I. (2021): First record of a Pelophylax epeiroticus population (Anura: Ranidae) East of Pindos, far outside of its natural range. Parnassiana Archives 9: 111-113.

Kazilas, C., Kalaentzis, K., Demetriou, J., Koutsoukos, E., Strachinis, I., & Andriopoulos,, P. (2021): Utilization of citizen science data to monitor alien species: the box tree moth Cydalima perspectalis (Walker, 1859) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) invades natural vegetation in Greece. BioInvasions Records 10(4): 1032–1044. DOI: 

Jablonski, D., Sillero, N., Oskyrko, O., Bellati, A., Čeirāns, A., Cheylan, M., Cogălniceanu, D., Crnobrnja-Isailović, J., Crochet, P., Crottini, A., Doronin, I., Džukić, G., Geniez, P., Ilgaz, Ç., Iosif, R., Jandzik, D., Jelić, D., Litvinchuk, S., Ljubisavljević, K., Lymberakis, P., Mikulíček, P., Mizsei, E., Moravec, J., Najbar, B., Pabijan, M., Pupins, M., Sourrouille, P., Strachinis, I., Szabolcs, M., Thanou, E., Tzoras, E., Vergilov, V., Vörös, J., & Gvoždík, V. (2021): The distribution and biogeography of slow worms (Anguis, Squamata) across the Western Palearctic, with an emphasis on secondary contact zones, Amphibia-Reptilia (published online ahead of print 2021). doi:

Strachinis, I. & Tsarouhas, N. (2021): First report of albino green toads Bufotes viridis in Greece. The Herpetological Bulletin 155: 44-45.

Strachinis, I., Poulakakis, N., Karaiskou, N., Patronidis, P., Patramanis, I., Poursanidis, D., Jablonski, D., Triantafyllidis, A. (2021): Phylogeography and systematics of Algyroides (Sauria: Lacertidae) of the Balkan Peninsula. Zoologica Scripta 0: 1-18.

Graham, A., Togridou, A., Strachinis, I., Place, A., Wilkinson, J.W. (2020): The first record of green toads Bufotes sp. from the island of Ios, Cyclades, Greece, with notes on the distribution and conservation of green frogs Pelophylax kurtmuelleri (Gayda, 1940) on Ios and Milos. The Captive & Field Herpetology Journal 4: 13-20.

Dufresnes, C., Probonas, N.M., Strachinis, I. (2020): A reassessment of the diversity of green toads (Bufotes) in the circum-Aegean region. Integrative Zoology 0: 1-9.

Strachinis, I., Peterekas, N., Tzoras, E., (2020): Tarentola mauritanica (Squamata: Phyllodactylidae) conquering the Greek mainland: Three new populations from Aetoloakarnania, Western Greece. Russian Journal of Herpetology 27(3): 175-178.

Deimezis-Tsikoutas, A., Kapsalas, G., Antonopoulos, A., Strachinis, I., Pafilis, P. (2020): Algyroides nigropunctatus (Squamata: lacertidae) in the city of Athens: An unexpected finding. Russian Journal of Herpetology 27(3): 172-174.

Dufresnes, C., Strachinis, I., Tzoras, E., Livtinchuk, S.N., Denoël, M. (2019): Call a spade a spade: taxonomy and distribution of Pelobates, with description of a new Balkan endemic. Zookeys 859: 131–158.

Dufresnes, C., Strachinis, I., Suriadna, N., Mykytynets, G., Cogălniceanu, D., Skekely, P., Vukov, T., Arntzen, J.W., Wielstra, B., Lymberakis, P., Geffen, E., Gafny, S., Kumlutas, Y., Ilgaz, C., Candan, K., Mizsei, E., Szabolcs, M., Savary, R., Kolenda, K., Smirnov, N., Geniez, P., Lukanov, S., Crottini, A., Crochet, P.A., Dubey, S., Perrin, N., Livtinchuk, S., Denoël, M.. (2019): Phylogeography of a cryptic speciation continuum in Eurasian spadefoot toads (Pelobates). Molecular Ecology 28: 3257–3270.

Strachinis, I., Karagianni, K.M., Stanchev, M. Stanchev, N. (2019): No one ever noticed: First report of Zootoca vivipara (Lichtenstein, 1823) in Greece. Herpetology Notes 12: 53-56.

Kalaentzis, K., Strachinis, I., Katsiyiannis, P., Oefinger, P., Kazilas, C. (2018): New records and an updated list of the herpetofauna of Kastellorizo and the adjacent islet Psomi (Dodecanese, Greece). Herpetology Notes 11: 1009-1019.

Strachinis, I. & Pafilis, P. (2018): First record of Tarentola mauritanica (Linnaeus, 1758) from Athens, Greece. Herpetozoa 31 (1/2): 98-99.

Kazilas, C., Kalaentzis, K., Strachinis, I. (2018): A case of piebaldism in Anatolian Worm Lizard Blanus strauchi (Bedriaga, 1884) (Squamata: Blanidae) from Kastellorizo, Greece. Herpetology Notes 11: 527-529.

Strachinis, I., Kalaentzis, K., Katsiyiannis, P., Kazilas, C. (2018): First record of the Egyptian Fruit Bat (Rousettus aegyptiacus) from Kastellorizo island, Greece. Mammalia 82 (6).

Spilani, L., Strachinis, I., Lampropoulos, A., Tsigas, P., Poulakakis, N., Pafilis, P. (2018): Podarcis vaucheri (Sauria: Lacertidae) far away from home: a new invasive species in Greece. Amphibia-Reptilia 39 (3): 363-368.

Kalaentzis, K., Kazilas, C., Strachinis, I. (2018): Two cases of melanism in Ring-headed Dwarf Snake Eirenis modestus (Martin, 1838) (Serpentes: Colubridae) from Kastellorizo, Greece. Herpetology Notes 11: 175-178.

Strachinis, I. & Artavanis, D. (2017): Additions to the known herpetofauna of the Island of Ithaki, Ionian Sea, Greece. Herpetozoa 30 (1/2): 64-66.

Mizerakis, V. & Strachinis, I. (2017): New record of Tarentola mauritanica (Squamata: Phyllodactylidae) from Lesvos island, Greece. Herpetology Notes 10: 157-159.

Azmanis, P., Strachinis, I., Lymberakis, P., Marschang, R.E. (2016): First detection of the amphibian chytrid fungus (Batrachochytrim dendobatidis) in free living anuran populations in Greece. Journal of the Hellenic Veterinary Medical Society 64 (4): 253-258.

Strachinis, I. & Roussos, S.A. (2016): Terrestrial herpetofauna of Limnos and Agios Efstratios (Northern Aegean, Greece), including new species records for Malpolon insignitus (Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire, 1827) and Pelobates syriacus Boettger, 1889. Herpetology Notes 9: 237-248.

Strachinis, I., Kazilas, C., Karamaouna, F., Papanikolaou, N.E., Partsinevelos, G.K. and Milonas, P.G. (2015): First record of Cydalima perspectalis (Walker, 1859) (Lepidoptera: Crambidae) in Greece. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 8: 66-72.

Roussos, S.A. & Strachinis, I. (2014): Geographical Distribution: New record of Mediodactylus kotschyi (Kotschy’s gecko) from Arki island, Greece. Herpetological Review 45 (4): 660.

Strachinis, I. & Wilson, M. (2014): New record of Typhlops vermicularis Merrem, 1820 from Symi island, Greece. Herpetology Notes 7: 9-10.

Strachinis, I. & Lyberakis, P. (2013): New records of Hemorrhois nummifer (Reuss, 1834) from two Greek islands, Chios and Samothrace and consequent biogeographic implications. Herpetology Notes 6: 513-514.