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1 Allen, E. R. n.d. Snake bite first aid for dogs: if you hunt in the South the diamondback rattlesnake menace is ever present. Reprint from Field and Stream. 6pp.
2 Allen, E. R. 1937. Florida snake venom experiments. Proceedings of the Florida Academy of Sciences 2:70–76.
3 Allen, E. R. 1940. Poisonous snakes of Florida. Florida Game and Fish 1(10):6–9.
4 Allen, E. R., and M. P. Merryday. 1940. A snake in the hand—is worth two in the grass for medical research, and the job of capturing and keeping them sheds interesting sidelights on their habits and peculiarities. Natural History 46:234–239.
5 Allen, E. R. 1949. Don't fear snakes—respect them! Outdoor Life 103(4):32–33, 70–72.
6 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The eastern diamondback rattlesnake. Florida Wildlife 4(2):10–11.
7 Allen, E. R. 1951. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 4(9):6–8, 20–22.
8 Allen, E. R. 1952. The gopher tortoise and the value of toads. Reprint from All-Pets Magazine, Chicago, Illinois, USA. 3pp.
9 Allen, E. R. 1953. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 7(5):11, 37, 40.
10 Allen, R. 1961. How to hunt the eastern diamondback rattlesnake. Publication of Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 20pp.
11 Allen, P. E. 1963. Never drop your guard. Outdoor Life 131(2):17–19, 124, 126, 128, 130.
12 Allen, R. 1969. Dangerous snakes are for experts only. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Bulletin No. 97, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 2pp.
13 Allen, P. E. 1976. I've caught 900 deadly snakes. Outdoor Life 157(5):76–77, 180, 182, 184.
14 Allen, H. 1977. Snakebite: some dos, don'ts and maybes. Florida Sportsman 8(3):56–58, 61–63.
15 Andrews, E. H., and C. B. Pollard. 1953. Report of snake bites in Florida and treatment: venoms and antivenoms. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 40:388–397.
16 Andrews, C. E., J. E. Dees, R. O. Edwards, K. W. Jackson, C. C. Snyder, T. Moseley, J. F. Gennaro, Jr., and G. W. Gehres. 1968. Venomous snakebite in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 55:308–316.
17 Anonymous. 1881. The Florida rattlesnake. Forest and Stream 16(February 10):27–28.
18 Anonymous. 1930. A Florida news item. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 3(4):113, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
19 Anonymous. 1949. A day with a snake hunter. Outdoor Life 104(1):50–55.
20 Antonio, F. 1997. Eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) North American regional studbook. Central Florida Zoological Park, Lake Monroe, Florida, USA. 100pp.
21 Appel, J. 1995. Justice finally served in herp-related cases. League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (June):29–30.
22 Beltz, E. 1997. Herp news from around the world: venomous snakes, $5,000 a day (minimum). Vivarium 8(5):11.
23 Bevan, W. A. 1927. Snake lore. Outdoor Life 59(June):92.
24 Bevan, W. A. 1932. Snake lore. Outdoor Life 70(1):77.
25 Bevan, W. A. 1934. Snake lore. Outdoor Life 73(2):60.
26 Bickel, K. A. 1942. The mangrove coast: the story of the west coast of Florida. Coward-McCann, New York, New York, USA. 312pp.
27 Blatchley, W. S. 1902. A nature wooing at Ormond by the Sea. Nature Publishing Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. 245pp.
28 Blatchley, W. S. 1931. My nature nook or notes on the natural history of the vicinity of Dunedin, Florida. Nature Publishing Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. 302pp.
29 Brinton, D. G. 1869. A guide-book of Florida and the South, for tourists, invalids and emigrants, with a map of the St. John River. George MacLean, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 136pp.
30 Bulske, M. E. 1957. Florida isn't heaven! Vantage Press, New York, New York, USA. 121pp.
31 Clark, W. C., and H. K. Voris. 1969. Venom neutralization by rattlesnake serum albumin. Science 164:1402–1404.
32 Cory, C. B. 1895. Remarks on some of the Floridian snakes. Pages 124–131 in Hunting and fishing in Florida. The Barta Press, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
33 Darr, G. 1977. Things I betcha didn’t know about Florida. Valkyrie Press, Inc., St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. 124pp.
34 de Castelnau, C. 1948. Essay on Middle Florida, 1837–1838 [Essai sur la Floride du Milieu; translated by A. R. Seymour]. Florida Historical Quarterly 26:199–255.
35 East, B. 1975. Warning: death might not rattle. Outdoor Life 156(5):76–78, 84, 88.
36 Elliott, C. 1977. Snakebite! What to know—what to do. Outdoor Life 160(3):84–87, 128.
37 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. n.d. Snakes can kill. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 6pp.
38 Forbush, T. B., compiler. 1868. Florida: the advantages and inducements which it offers to immigrants. Second edition. New England Emigrant Aid Company, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. 20pp.
39 Fuller, J. [as told to B. East]. 1972. Don't break your tushes on me, snake. Outdoor Life 149(4):88–91, 104, 106, 108.
40 Gibbons, W. 2000. Who's afraid of the deadly diamondback? The World & I (August):138–143.
41 Gregware, B., and C. Gregware. 1997. Guide to the Lake Okeechobee area. Pineapple Press, Inc., Sarasota, Florida, USA. 212pp.
42 Harrison, G. 1982. Don't tread on me. Sports Afield 187(6):57–59, 118, 120.
43 Helm, T. 1965. A world of snakes. Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, New York, USA. 178pp.
44 Holland, R. P. 1953. Snakes make folks funny. Field & Stream 58(6):38–39, 98–101.
45 Hoole, W. S., editor. 1974. East Florida in 1834: letters of Dr. John Durkee. Florida Historical Quarterly 52:294–308.
46 Hughes, W. 1969. Danger afield. Florida Wildlife 23(5):18–19.
47 Hutchison, R. H. 1929. On the incidence of snake bite poisoning in the United States and the results of the newer methods of treatment. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 3(2):43–57, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
48 Jahoda, G. 1967. The other Florida. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, New York, USA. 336pp.
49 Klauber, L. M. 1972. Rattlesnakes: their habits, life histories, and influence on mankind. Two volumes. University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles, California, USA. 1533pp.
50 Klinkenberg, J. 1996. Dispatches from the land of flowers. A snake man, a sad poet, a lightning stalker and other stories about real Florida. Down Home Press, Asheboro, North Carolina, USA. 268pp.
51 Loftin, H. 1959. Danger afield. Florida Wildlife 13(2):20–24, 48.
52 Louka, L. 1989. Snake kills handler. Reprinted in Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 6(1):3.
53 Lowe, C. 1996. The tale of the rattler. Florida Living (August):12–15.
54 MacDonald, C. H. 1939. Hit by a rattler. Field & Stream 44(8):34–35, 77.
55 Mayers, T. 2001. Growing up in Florida. League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (November):8–12.
56 McCafferty, K. 1996. The 5 faces of death. Field & Stream 101(1):76–78, 114–115.
57 McCullough, N. C., and J. F. Gennaro, Jr. 1963. Evaluation of venomous snake bite in the southern United States from parallel clinical and laboratory investigations. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 49:959–967.
58 McCullough, N. C., and J. F. Gennaro, Jr. 1968. Diagnosis, symptoms, treatment and sequelae of envenomation by Crotalus adamanteus and genus Ancistrodon. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 55:327–329.
59 McCullough, N. C., and J. F. Gennaro. 1970. Treatment of venomous snakebite in the United States. Clinical Toxicology 3:483–500.
60 McCullough, N. C., and J. F. Gennaro. 1971. Treatment of venomous snakebite in the United States. Pages 137–154 in S. A. Minton, editor. Snake venoms and envenomation. Marcel Dekker, New York, New York, USA.
61 McNally, B. 1979. Snakebite! What do you do? Florida Sportsman 10(1):46–48, 50, 53.
62 Means, D. B. 1994. A chapter from Diamonds in the Rough: second time around's no charm. League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (February):21–27.
63 Means, D. B. 1994. Diamonds in the rough. North Florida Journal 2:1–28.
64 Means, D. B. 1999. Snake charmer. National Wildlife 37(2):36–41.
65 Means, D. B. 1999. Venomous snakes of Florida. Florida Wildlife 53(5):13–20.
66 Miller, C. B. 1946. Palmetto quail. Outdoor Life 97(3):32–33, 110–113.
67 Minton, S. A., Jr. and M. R. Minton. 1980. Venomous reptiles. Revised edition. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York, New York, USA. 308pp.
68 Moulvi, F. I. 1997. The use of an isolated organ perfusion system to study the effects of eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) venom on several aspects of cardiac function. M.S. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 105pp.
69 Naggiar, M. 1976. First aid for snakebite. Florida Wildlife 30(8):10–14.
70 Neill, W. T. 1952. The reptiles of Florida: Part I. Florida Naturalist 25:11–16.
71 Parrish, H. M, and J. E. Scatterday. 1957. A survey of poisonous snakebites among domestic animals in Florida. Veterinary Medicine 52:135–139.
72 Parrish, H. M. 1957. On the incidence of poisonous snake bites in Florida: analysis of 241 cases occurring during 1954 and 1955. American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene 6:761–765.
73 Parrish, H. M. 1957. The poisonous snake bite problem in Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 20:185–204.
74 Parrish, H. M., and G. H. Wiechmann. 1968. Rattlesnake bites in the eastern United States. Southern Medical Journal 61:118–126.
75 Philcox, P., and B. Boe. 1999. The Sunshine State almanac and book of Florida-related stuff. Pineapple Press, Sarasota, Florida, USA. 354pp.
76 Pollard, C. B. 1956. Venom research: a challenge to the various sciences. Pages 5–8 in E. E. Buckley and N. Porges, editors. Venoms. American Association for the Advancement of Science Publication No. 44, Washington, D.C.
77 Reese, A. M. 1910. The home of the alligator. Popular Science Monthly 77:365–372.
78 Reese, A. M. 1922. Unusual human foods. Science Monthly 14:475–481.
79 Ruskosky, D., and T. Kunisaki. 1996. Epidemiology of venomous bites and stings in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 83:172–173.
80 Safford, W. E. 1919. Natural history of Paradise Key and the near-by Everglades of Florida. Pages 377–434 in Smithsonian Report for 1917. [Publication No. 2508, Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.]
81 Snellings, E., Jr. 1980. The eastern diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus). Indigo, News Bulletin of the Florida Herpetological Society 1:113–118.
82 Snyder, B. 1949. Diamondbacks and dollar bills. Florida Wildlife 3(4):3–5, 16, 19.
83 Sowder, W. T., and G. W. Gehres. 1963. Snakebites in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 49:973–976.
84 Stubbs, T. 1971. Venomous snakes in Florida. Florida Wildlife 24(10):20–25.
85 Swalm, T., and N. Swalm. 1947. Pinellas St. Patrick. Florida Wildlife 1(7):4–5, 13.
86 Swalm, T., and N. Swalm. 1948. The lady and the snakes. Florida Wildlife 1(8):1–3.
87 Teale, E. W. 1950. Rattlers are his game. Outdoor Life 106(4):46–51.
88 Wadsworth, N. 1969. New light on snakebite. Outdoor Life 143(3):47–49, 150–155.
89 Waterman, C. 1962. Snake safety. Florida Wildlife 16(7):30–33, 42.
90 Watt, H. F., and C. B. Pollard. 1954. Case of a serious Florida diamondback rattlesnake (Crotalus adamanteus) bite. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 41:367–370.
91 Watt, C. J., Jr., and J. F. Gennaro, Jr. 1965. Pit viper bites in south Georgia and north Florida. Transactions of the Southern Surgical Association 77:378–386.
92 Watt, C. H., Jr. 1978. Poisonous snakebite treatment in the United States. Journal of the American Medical Association 240:654–656.
93 Weinstein, S. A., C. F. DeWitt, and L. A. Smith. 1992. Variability of venom-neutralizing properties of serum from snakes of the colubrid genus Lampropeltis. Journal of Herpetology 26:452–461.
94 Wolff, N. O., and T. S. Githens. 1939. Record venom extraction from water moccasin. Copeia 1939:52.
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