At this stage, the work is being carried out to include Akhal-Teke horse breeding in this list, while the Koytendag ecosystem and the Badkhyz
State Nature Reserve - in the UNESCO Natural Heritage List.
Biologists of Turkmenistan and experts of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) of the United Kingdom have conducted joint expeditions to Koytendag and Badkhyz reserves and the Turkmen coast of the Caspian Sea.
They carried out work on preparation of the nomination dossier for inclusion of Badkhyz and Koytendag in the UNESCO List of World Heritage Sites.
Types.--Male holotype and 3 female paratypes from Kyzyl-Dzhar Ravine, 580-620 m above sea level, SE border of Badkhyz
Plateau, Turkmenistan (35[degrees]48'N, 61[degrees]53'E), 11 April 1993, S.V.
Work is in progress to include the Akhal-Teke horse breeding to the list as well, and Koytendag ecosystem and Badkhyz
State Nature Reserve to the UNESCO Natural Heritage List.