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1 10024 Vaughan, J. R. 2009. Evaluation of length distributions and growth variance to improve assessment of the loggerhead sea turtle, (Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, Oregon State Universit Corvallis, Oregon, USA. 71pp.
2 4 Abercrombie, C. L., III. 1989. Population dynamics of the American alligator. Pages 1–16 in Crocodiles: their ecology, management, and conservation. IUCN Publication New Series, ISBN 2-88032-987-6, Gland, Switzerland.
3 29 Addison, D. S., and M. Kraus. 2001. Chelonia mydas and Caretta caretta (green turtle and loggerhead turtle). Out-of-season tag returns. Herpetological Review 32:249–250.
4 37 Adrian, M. 1967. The American alligator. Hastings House, New York, New York, USA. 63pp.
5 49 Alexander, J. 2000. Calcium requirement and growth in the hatchling loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta L.). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 62pp.
6 6572 Alexander, J. 2002. Calcium requirement and growth in the hatchling loggerhead sea turtle Caretta caretta. Pages 74–76 in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
7 63 Allen, E. R. 1935. Some alligator secrets. Florida Conservator 1(10):10–11.
8 67 Allen, E. R. 1938. Notes on Wright's bullfrog, Rana heckscheri (Wright). Copeia 1938:50.
9 71 Allen, E. R. 1940. About Florida's alligators. Florida Game and Fish 1(6):7–9, 14.
10 75 Allen, E. R. 1948. The truth about turtles. Florida Wildlife 1(9):6–7, 17.
11 93 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The alligator snapping turtle, Macrochelys temminckii, in Florida. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Special Publication No. 4, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 15pp.
12 94 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The cane-brake rattlesnake. Florida Wildlife 4(6):18–19, 35.
13 97 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The cottonmouth moccasin. Florida Wildlife 4(3):8–9, 16.
14 98 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The eastern diamondback rattlesnake. Florida Wildlife 4(2):10–11.
15 108 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1952. The American alligator. Florida Wildlife 6(5):8–9, 44.
16 110 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1952. The diamondback terrapin. Florida Wildlife 6(6):8, 42.
17 111 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1952. The Florida crocodile. Florida Wildlife 6(2):6, 33.
18 114 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1952. The indigo snake. Florida Wildlife 6(3):44–47.
19 121 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1953. The green turtle. Florida Wildlife 7(4):19, 32.
20 123 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1953. The red rat snake. Florida Wildlife 6(9):8–9.
21 128 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1954. Bullfrogs of Florida. Florida Wildlife 7(10):20–21, 40.
22 149 Allen, R. n.d. Alligator farming. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Bulletin No. 44, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 2pp.
23 160 Altig, R. 1972. Notes on the larvae and postmetamorphic tadpoles of four Hyla and three Rana with notes on tadpole color patterns. Journal of the Elisha Mitchell Scientific Society 88:113–119.
24 231 Anonymous. 1967. International cooperative research yields results. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Florida Conservation News 2(5):3.
25 268 Anonymous. 1974. Loggerhead turtles continue their amazing growth. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Florida Conservation News 9(5):1.
26 296 Anonymous. 1979. First pen-reared turtle seen laying eggs. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Florida Conservation News 14(12):9.
27 9133 Anonymous. 2009. News & notes: cold weather may reduce Cuban tree frogs' impact as they move north. Florida Wildlife 62(6):14.
28 562 Antonio, F. 1997. Eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) North American regional studbook. Central Florida Zoological Park, Lake Monroe, Florida, USA. 100pp.
29 8686 Antonio, F. 2008. Eastern indigo snake studbook, Drymarchon couperi. Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens, Lake Monroe, Florida, USA. 79pp.
30 9312 Antonio, F., and R. A. Odum. 2010. Eastern indigo snake studbook Drymarchon couperi. AZA North American regional studbook, 2nd edition. Project Orianne, LTD. 59pp.
31 8499 Aresco, M. J., and M. S. Gunzburger. 2007. Ecology and morphology of Chelydra serpentina in northwestern Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 6:435–448.
32 7598 Ashton, K. G. 2005. Life history of a fossorial lizard, Neoseps reynoldsi. Journal of Herpetology 39:389–395.
33 9045 Ashton, R. E., and P. S. Ashton. 2008. The natural history and management of the gopher tortoise Gopherus polyphemus (Daudin). Krieger, Malabar, Florida, USA. 275pp.
34 667 Auffenberg, W., and J. B. Iverson. 1979. Demography of terrestrial turtles. Pages 541–569 in M. Harless and H. Morlock, editors. Turtles: perspectives and research. John Wiley & Sons, New York, New York, USA.
35 671 Austin, E. S., editor. 1967. Frank M. Chapman in Florida: his journals & letters. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 228pp.
36 10383 Avery, M. L., E. A. Tillman, C. Spurfeld, R. M. Engeman, K. P. Maciejewski, J. D. Brown, and E. A. Fetzer. 2014. Invasive black spiny-tailed iguanas (Ctenosaura similis) on Gasparilla Island, Florida, USA. Integrative Zoology 2014:590–597.
37 691 Babbitt, K. J. 1996. Tadpoles and predators: patterns in space and time and the influence of habitat complexity on their interactions. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 135pp.
38 692 Babbitt, K. J. 2001. Behaviour and growth of southern leopard frog (Rana sphenocephala) tadpoles: effects of food and predation risk. Canadian Journal of Zoology 79:809–814.
39 693 Babbitt, K. J., and F. Jordan. 1993. Effects of habitat drying, density, and food on age and size at metamorphosis in southern leopard frogs, Rana utricularia. Pages 73–74 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, the Herpetologists' League, 17th Annual Larval Fish Conference, and the American Elasmobranch Society, 27 May–2 June 1993, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
40 699 Babbitt, K. J., and G. W. Tanner. 1998. Effects of cover and predator size on survival and development of Rana utricularia tadpoles. Oecologia (Berlin) 114:258–262.
41 696 Babbitt, K. J., and W. E. Meshaka, Jr. 2000. Benefits of eating conspecifics: effects of background diet on survival and metamorphosis in the Cuban treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis). Copeia 2000:469–474.
42 695 Babbitt, K. J., and W. Meshaka. 1994. Effects of diet and habitat drying on metamorphosis in the Cuban treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis). Page 4 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 28 July–1 August 1994, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
43 718 Baker, M. 1996. Haines City High School aquaculture a big success. Gatortales, The American Alligator News Magazine 4(2):1–2.
44 728 Bancroft, G. T., J. S. Godley, D. T. Gross, N. N. Rojas, D. A. Sutphen and R. W. McDiarmid. 1983. Large-scale operations management test of use of the white amur for control of problem aquatic plants. The herpetofauna of Lake Conway: species accounts. Final report. Miscellaneous Paper A-83-5, U.S. Army Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, CE, Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA. 304pp.
45 767 Bard, A. M. 1989. Resident and relocated tortoises: a comparative study in central Florida, 1985–1989. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 42pp.
46 8405 Barichivich, W. J. 2006. Characterization of a marine turtle aggregation in the Big Bend of Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 57pp.
47 8525 Barichivich, W., and J. Staiger. 2007. Preliminary results of a capture/recapture study of Siren and Amphiuma in a north-central Florida lake. Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 23nd Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 87th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 65th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 11–16 July 2007, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
48 778 Barr, B. 1997. Food habits of the American alligator, Alligator mississippiensis, in the southern Everglades. Dissertation, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 243pp.
49 10046 Barrett, C. A. 2004. Endogenous programs and the development of sea finding orientation of loggerhead hatchlings (Caretta caretta). M.S. Thesis, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 28pp.
50 8922 Bell, S. E., and T. S. Campbell. 2008. Using skeletochronology to determine population demography of introduced Nile monitors (Varanus niloticus) in Florida. Florida Scientist 71(Supplement 1):45 (abstract).
51 928 Beltz, E. 1997. Herp news from around the world: primitive gators meet civilized people. Vivarium 8(6):12–13.
52 961 Berish, J. E. 1992. Effects of large-scale clearcutting on a previously-marked gopher tortoise population. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Statewide Wildlife Research Final Performance Report Study No. 7537, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 22pp.
53 969 Berish, J. E. 1996. Follow-up demographic survey of a previously-studied gopher tortoise population. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Final Report Study No. 7537, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 14pp.
54 7800 Bishop, D. C., J. G. Palis, K. M. Enge, D. J. Printiss, and D. J. Stevenson. 2006. Capture rate, body size, and survey recommendations for larval Ambystoma cingulatum (flatwoods salamanders). Southeastern Naturalist 5:9–16.
55 1016 Bjorndal, K. A., A. B. Bolten, B. Koike, B. A. Schroeder, D. J. Shaver, W. G. Teas, and W. N. Witzell. 2001. Somatic growth function for immature loggerhead sea turtles, Caretta caretta, in southeastern U.S. waters. Fishery Bulletin 99:240–246.
56 1019 Bjorndal, K. A., A. B. Meylan, and B. J. Turner. 1983. Sea turtles nesting at Melbourne Beach, Florida. I. Size, growth and reproductive biology. Biological Conservation 26:65–77.
57 9861 Bjorndal, K. A., B. A. Schroeder, A. M. Foley, B. E. Witherington, M. Bresette, D. Clark, R. M. Herren, M. D. Arendt, J. R. Schmid, A. B. Meylan, P. A. Meylan, J. A. Provancha, K. M. Hart, M. M. Lamont, R. R. Carthy, and A. B. Bolten. 2013. Temporal, spatial, and body size effects on growth rates of loggerhead sea turtles (Caretta caretta) in the Northwest Atlantic. Marine Biology 160:2711–2721.
58 9232 Bjorndal, K. A., K. J. Reich, and A. B. Bolten. 2010. Effect of repeated tissue sampling on growth rates of juvenile loggerhead turtles Caretta caretta. Diseases of Aquatic Organisms 88:271–273.
59 1054 Blouin, M. S. 1989. Genetic and environmental correlates of shape variation in the green treefrog, Hyla cinerea. Dissertation, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 77pp.
60 1057 Blouin, M. S. 1989. Proximate causes of limb length variation in hylid treefrogs. Page 65 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists and the 5th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 17–23 June 1989, San Francisco State University and California Academy of Science, San Francisco, California, USA.
61 1059 Blouin, M. S. 1991. Proximate developmental causes of limb length variation between Hyla cinerea and Hyla gratiosa (Anura: Hylidae). Journal of Morphology 209:305–310.
62 1060 Blouin, M. S., and M. L. G. Loeb. 1991. Effects of environmentally induced development-rate variation on head and limb morphology in the green tree frog, Hyla cinerea. American Naturalist 138:717–728.
63 7912 Bouchard, S. S., and K. A. Bjorndal. 2006. Ontogenetic diet shifts and digestive constraints in the omnivorous freshwater turtle Trachemys scripta. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 79:150–158.
64 1152 Bresette, M., and J. Gorham. 2001. Growth rate of juvenile green turtles (Chelonia mydas) from Atlantic coastal waters of St. Lucie County, Florida, USA. Marine Turtle Newsletter No. 91:5–6.
65 1179 Brooks, G. R., Jr. 1963. Population ecology of the ground skink, Lygosoma laterale (Say). Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 102pp.
66 1181 Brooks, G. R., Jr. 1967. Population ecology of the ground skink, Lygosoma laterale (Say). Ecological Monographs 37:71–87.
67 8399 Bryan, T. A. 2005. Morphological and constituent analyses of American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) eggshells from contaminated and reference lakes. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 45pp.
68 1208 Bubb, M. E. 1977. The great turtle-lift. Florida Sportsman 8(5):80–82, 84–85.
69 1226 Burke, R. L. 1987. An experimental relocation and reintroduction of a gopher tortoise population. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 49pp.
70 1267 Butler, J. A., and T. W. Hull. 1992. A radio telemetry study of hatchling gopher tortoises. Page 39 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 35th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, August 1992, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA.
71 1301 Caldwell, D. K., A. Carr, and T. R. Hellier, Jr. 1956. Natural history notes on the Atlantic loggerhead turtle, Caretta caretta caretta. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 18:292–302.
72 7917 Campbell, T. S., and A. C. Echternacht. 2003. Introduced species as moving targets: changes in body sizes of introduced lizards following experimental introductions and historical invasions. Biological Invasions 5:193–212.
73 1363 Cardeilhac, P. T., D. L. Winternitz, J. D. Barnett, O. L. Bass, and W. R. Wolff. 1999. The American alligator as a sentinel for the environmental status of southern wetlands. Proceedings of the International Association of Aquatic Animal Medicine 30:69 (abstract), Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
74 1372 Carney, S. W. 1979. Growth of crocodile hatchlings in south Florida canals of varying salinities. Florida Scientist 42(Supplement 1):28 (abstract).
75 1380 Carr, A. 1994. Alligator country. Pages 104–124 in M. H. Carr, editor. A naturalist in Florida: a celebration of Eden. Yale University Press, New Haven and London,Connecticut, USA.
76 1421 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1976. Foreword: excerpts from the life of an alligator: a re-appraisal of "The Alligator's Life History." Pages v–x in E. A. McIlhenny. The alligator's life history. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles Facsimile Reprints in Herpetology.
77 1432 Carr, A. F., Jr., and C. J. Goin. 1943. Neoteny in Florida salamanders. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 6:37–40.
78 7050 Carswell, L. P., and T. E. Lewis. 2003. Embryo and hatchling abnormalities in loggerhead sea turtles on St. Vincent Island, Florida. Pages 185–186 in J. A. Seminoff, compiler. Proceedings of the 22nd Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-503.
79 1445 Carter, W. H. 1980. Froggers I have known. Florida Sportsman 11(5):40–42, 44, 46.
80 1449 Carthy, R. R. 1994. Eggshell calcium utilization in developing loggerhead eggs. Pages 43–45 in B. A. Schroeder and B. E. Witherington, compilers. Proceedings of the 13th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-341.
81 1451 Carthy, R. R. 1996. The role of the eggshell and nest chamber in loggerhead turtle (Caretta caretta) egg incubation. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 121pp.
82 1472 Chaloupka, M., and G. R. Zug. 1997. A polyphasic growth function for the endangered Kemp's ridley sea turtle, Lepidochelys kempii. Fishery Bulletin 95:849–856.
83 1639 Cox, W. A. 1978. Reproduction, growth, and life history strategies in the musk turtle (Sternotherus minor) in north Florida. Dissertation, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama, USA. 147pp.
84 1644 Cox, W. A., and K. R. Marion. 1979. Growth in the musk turtle, Sternotherus minor, in a north Florida spring. ASB Bulletin 26:84 (abstract).
85 1640 Cox, W. A., J. B. Hazelrig, M. E. Turner, R. A. Angus, and K. R. Marion. 1991. A model for growth in the musk turtle, Sternotherus minor, in a north Florida spring. Copeia 1991:954–968.
86 1679 Crump, M. L. 1981. Energy accumulation and amphibian metamorphosis. Oecologia (Berlin) 49:167–169.
87 1680 Crump, M. L. 1984. Intraclutch egg size variability in Hyla crucifer (Anura: Hylidae). Copeia 1984:302–308.
88 1699 Dalrymple, G. H. 1977. Intraspecific variation in the cranial feeding mechanism of turtles of the genus Trionyx (Reptilia, Testudines, Trionychidae). Journal of Herpetology 11:255–285.
89 1705 Dalrymple, G. H. 1996. Growth of American alligators in the Shark Valley region of Everglades National Park. Copeia 1996:212–216.
90 7262 Dalrymple, G. H. 1996. The effect of prolonged high water levels in 1995 on the American alligator in the Shark Valley area of Everglades National Park. Pages 125–135 in Proceedings of the conference on ecological assessment of the 1994–1995 water conditions in the southern Everglades, 22–23 August 1996, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA.
91 1708 Dalrymple, G. H., and J. C. Hampp. 1983. Sex determination and incubation temperature in hawksbill turtles, Eretmochelys imbricata—a natural experiment. Abstract in Proceedings of the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 19–24 June 1983, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
92 1709 Dalrymple, G. H., J. C. Hampp, and D. J. Wellins. 1985. Male-biased sex ratio in a cold nest of a hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata). Journal of Herpetology 19:158–159.
93 1714 Dampier, L. 2001. The loggerhead musk turtle—more than just a pretty face. Reptile & Amphibian Hobbyist 6(5):30–32, 34–35.
94 7570 Davies, P. M. C. 1982. The ontogenetic weight dependence of metabolism in the florida king snake, Lampropeltis getulus floridana. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology–Part A: Physiology 73:291–295.
95 1745 Deckert, R. F. 1914. Further notes on the Salientia of Jacksonville, Florida. Copeia 1914(9):1–3.
96 1755 Deitz, D. C. 1979. Behavioral ecology of young American alligators. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 151pp.
97 1765 Delany, M. F., S. B. Linda, and C. T. Moore. 1999. Diet and condition of American alligators in 4 Florida Lakes. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 53:375–389.
98 1770 Delis, P. R. 2001. Hyla gratiosa and Hyla femoralis (Anura: Hylidae) in west central Florida: a comparative study of rarity and commonness. Dissertation, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 253pp.
99 1779 DeMarco, V. 1992. Embryonic development times and egg retention in four species of sceloporine lizards. Functional Ecology 6:436–444.
100 1798 Deyrup, S., T. Farrell, and D. Niclas. 2000. Venom ontogeny in dusky pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Florida Scientist 63(Supplement 1): 23 (abstract).
101 1839 Diemer Berish, J. E., and C. T. Moore. 1993. Gopher tortoise response to large-scale clearcutting in northern Florida. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies 47:419–426.
102 6579 Diller, A. P., M. Nicholas, W. A. Bennett, and T. Davis. 2002. Developmental energetics of the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta) at Gulf Islands National Seashore. Page 72 (abstract) in A. Mosier, A. Foley, and B. Brost, compilers. Proceedings of the 20th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-477.
103 7733 Diller, A. P., W. A. Bennett, T. Davis, and M. A. Nicholas. 2005. Bioenergetics of development for loggerhead sea turtles at Gulf Islands National Seashore, Florida. Page 153 (abstract) in M. S. Coyne and R. D. Clark, compilers. Proceedings of the 21st Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Biology and Conservation, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-528.
104 2025 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 2001. North American box turtles: a natural history. University of Oklahoma Press, Norman, Oklahoma, USA. 231pp.
105 9640 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 2010. Disturbance effects and Florida box turtles: challenges in the conservation of a “common” species. Pages 11−12 (abstract) in 8th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, Joint Annual Meeting of the Turtle Survival Alliance and IUCN Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group, 16−19 August 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
106 8675 Dodd, C. K., Jr., and M. J. Dreslik. 2008. Habitat disturbances differentially affect individual growth rates in a long-lived turtle. Journal of Zoology 275:18-25.
107 2053 Domingue O'Neill, E. 1996. PVC pipe refugia: a sampling method for studying treefrog biology. Page 70 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 24–29 July 1996, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA.
108 2063 Donovan, P. 1996. The seldom-seen amphiumas. Reptile Hobbyist 2(3):67–70.
109 2064 Doonan, T. J. 1986. A demographic study of an isolated population of the gopher tortoise, Gopherus polyphemus, and an assessment to a relocation procedure for tortoises. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 93pp.
110 2084 Dowling, H. G. 1948. Studies on the black swamp snake Seminatrix pygaea (Cope). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 76pp.
111 9587 Du, W., D. A. Warner, T. Langkilde, T. R. Robbins, and R. Shine. 2012. The roles of pre- and post-hatching growth rates in generating a latitudinal cline of body size in the eastern fence lizard (Sceloporus undulatus). Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 106:202−209.
112 2098 Duellman, W. E., and A. Schwartz. 1958. Amphibians and reptiles of southern Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 3:181–324.
113 2124 Dunson, W. A. 1985. Effect of water salinity and food salt content on growth and sodium efflux of hatchling diamondback terrapins (Malaclemys). Physiological Zoology 58:736–747.
114 7511 Ehret, D. J. 2004. Skeletochronology as a method of aging Oligocene Gopherus laticuneus and Stylemys nebrascensis, using Gopherus polyphemus as a modern analog. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 66pp.
115 6414 Enge, K. M. 2002. Herpetofaunal drift-fence survey of steephead ravines and seepage bogs in the western Florida Panhandle. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Performance Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 66pp.
116 6933 Erickson, G. M., A. K. Lappin, and K. A. Vliet. 2003. The ontogeny of bite-performance in American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis). Journal of Zoology 260:317–327.
117 2300 Ernst, C. H., J. C. Wilgenbusch, T. P. Boucher, and S. W. Sekscienski. 1998. Growth, allometry and sexual dimorphism in the Florida box turtle, Terrapene carolina bauri. Herpetological Journal (British Herpetological Society) 8:72–78.
118 2292 Ernst, C. H., R. W. Barbour, E. M. Ernst, and J. R. Butler. 1973. Growth of the mud turtle, Kinosternon subrubrum, in Florida. Herpetologica 29:247–250.
119 2332 Ewert, M. A., and D. S. Wilson. 1994. Seasonal variation in the incidence of embryonic diapause in the striped mud turtle. Page 22 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 28 July–1 August 1994, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
120 2333 Ewert, M. A., and D. S. Wilson. 1996. Seasonal variation of embryonic diapause in the striped mud turtle (Kinosternon baurii) and general considerations for conservation planning. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 2:43–54.
121 2337 Farrell, T. M., and P. G. May. 1996. Why did rattlesnakes evolve rattles? Evidence from recent studies of pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Page 71 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 24–29 July 1996, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA.
122 2339 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 1993. Reproduction in female dusky pigmy rattlesnakes, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in central Florida. Page 136 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, the Herpetologists' League, 17th Annual Larval Fish Conference, and the American Elasmobranch Society, 27 May–2 June 1993, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
123 2353 Fichter, G. S. 1958. Living fossil of the swamp. Nature Magazine 51:13–16, 50.
124 2354 Fichter, G. S. 1958. That "terrible lizard," the alligator. Reader's Digest 72(January):97–100.
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126 9120 Florida Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit. 2008. Florida Cooperative Fish & Wildlife Research Unit annual report for January–December 2007. University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 102pp.
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128 2405 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1985. Alligator research project annual report FY 1984–85. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. (Unpublished Report)
129 2406 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1986. 1985–86 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 28pp.
130 2414 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1990. 1989–90 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 40pp.
131 6651 Floyd, L., J. Wyneken, and M. Salmon. 2000. Allometric growth in hatchling sea turtles: a comparison between loggerheads and leatherbacks. Page 108 in H. Kalb and T. Wibbels, compilers. Proceedings of the 19th Annual Symposium on Sea Turtle Conservation and Biology. U.S. Department of Commerce, NOAA Technical Memorandum NMFS-SEFSC-443.
132 2425 Fogarty, M. J. 1974. The ecology of the Everglades alligator. Pages 367–373 in P. J. Gleason, editor. Environments of south Florida: present and past. Miami Geological Society Memoirs 2.
133 2430 Fogarty, M. J. 1984. The ecology of the Everglades alligator. Pages 211–218 in P. J. Gleason, editor. Environments of south Florida: present and past II. Miami Geological Society, Coral Gables, Florida, USA.
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