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1 Allen, E. R., and R. Slatten. 1945. A herpetological collection from the vicinity of Key West, Florida. Herpetologica 3:25–26.
2 Anderson, M. E. 1998. The Allen's Creek wildlife monitoring project at Lakeview Road and Hercules Avenue. Pages 113–114 in S. H. Darling and H. H. Harper, editors. Integrating water resources and growth into the 21st century. Proceedings of the Seventh Annual Southeast Lakes Management Conference, 15–18 April 1998, Orlando, Florida, USA.
3 Auffenberg, W. 1953. A reconsideration of the racer, Coluber constrictor, in the eastern United States. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 147pp.
4 Auffenberg, W., and L. H. Babbitt. 1953. A new subspecies of Coluber constrictor from Florida. Copeia 1953:44.
5 Auffenberg, W. 1955. A reconsideration of the racer, Coluber constrictor in eastern United States. Tulane Studies in Zoology 2:88–155.
6 Babbitt, L. H., and C. H. Babbitt. 1951. A herpetological study of burned-over areas in Dade County, Florida. Copeia 1951:79.
7 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.
8 Barbour, T. 1944. The Kampong. The Atlantic 174(3):77–80.
9 Barichivich, W. J., and C. K. Dodd, Jr. 2002. The effectiveness of wildlife barriers and underpasses on U.S. Highway 441 across Paynes Prairie State Preserve, Alachua County, Florida. Phase II post-construction. Final Report, Florida Caribbean Science Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA. Florida Department of Transportation Contract No. BB-854. 36pp.
10 Bartlett, R. D. 1997. Notes from the field. Florida to Florida (with many stops between): part one. Reptiles Magazine 5(3):86–91.
11 Bartlett, D. 2001. Notes from the field. Striking it rich: searching the Panhandle for herps. Reptiles Magazine 9(8):18, 20–22, 24, 26–27.
12 Bell, L. N. 1952. A new subspecies of the racer Coluber constrictor. Herpetologica 8:21.
13 Blair, W. F. 1935. The mammals of a Florida hammock. Journal of Mammalogy 16:271–277.
14 Blaney, R. M. 1971. An annotated checklist and biogeographic analysis of the insular herpetofauna of the Apalachicola Region, Florida. Herpetologica 27:406–430.
15 Blatchley, W. S. 1932. In days agone: notes on the fauna and flora of subtropical Florida in the days when most of its area was a primeval wilderness. Nature Publishing Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. 338pp.
16 Bogert, C. M., and R. B. Cowles. 1947. Results of the Archbold Expeditions. No. 58. Moisture loss in relation to habitat selection in some Florida reptiles. American Museum Novitates No. 1358. 34pp.
17 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
18 Conant, R. 1930. Field notes of a collecting trip. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 4(3):60–64, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
19 Conant, R. 1942. Notes on the young of three recently described snakes, with comments upon their relationships. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Science 6:193–200.
20 Cook, D. G., and F. J. Aldridge. 1984. Coluber constrictor priapus (southern black racer). Food. Herpetological Review 15:49.
21 Craighead, F. C., Sr. 1968. The role of the alligator in shaping plant communities and maintaining wildlife in the southern Everglades. Florida Naturalist 41:2–7, 69–74, 94.
22 Dalrymple, G. H., T. M. Steiner, R. J. Nodell, and F. S. Bernardino, Jr. 1991. Seasonal activity of the snakes of Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park. Copeia 1991:294–302.
23 Dalrymple, G. H. 1994. Non-indigenous amphibians and reptiles. Pages 67–71, 73–78 in D. C. Schmitz and T. C. Brown, project directors. An assessment of invasive non-indigenous species in Florida's public lands. Florida Department of Environmental Protection Technical Report No. TSS-94-100, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
24 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1992. Seasonal abundance and habitat use of snakes in xeric communities of north-central Florida. Page 126 (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.
25 Dodd, C. K., Jr., and R. Franz. 1995. Seasonal abundance and habitat use of selected snakes trapped in xeric and mesic communities of north-central Florida. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 38, Part I(2):43–67.
26 Domingue O'Neill, E. 1995. Amphibian and reptile communities of temporary ponds in a managed pine flatwood. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 106pp.
27 Duellman, W. E., and A. Schwartz. 1958. Amphibians and reptiles of southern Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 3:181–324.
28 Dunaway, V. 1951. They don't need poison! Florida Wildlife 4(7):14, 31.
29 Dunn, E. R., and G. C. Wood. 1939. Notes on eastern snakes of the genus Coluber. Notulae Naturae of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 5:104.
30 Enge, K. M. 1991. Herptile exploitation. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Section Annual Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 55pp.
31 Enge, K. M., and K. N. Wood. 2002. A pedestrian road survey of an upland snake community in Florida. Southeastern Naturalist 1:365–380.
32 Ernst, C. H., and R. W. Barbour. 1989. Snakes of eastern North America. George Mason University Press, Fairfax, Virginia, USA. 282pp.
33 Foster, M. L., and S. R. Humphrey. 1992. Effectiveness of wildlife crossings in reducing animal/auto collisions on Interstate 75, Big Cypress Swamp, Florida. Prepared for Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 124pp.
34 Fowler, H. W. 1906. Some cold-blooded vertebrates from the Florida Keys. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 58:77–113.
35 Franz, R., D. Maehr, A. Kinlaw, C. O'Brien, and R. D. Owen. 1998. Avon Park Air Force Range Project: distribution and abundance of sensitive wildlife species at Avon Park Air Force Range. Final Report, Project RWO-169. 90pp.
36 Gassett, J. W., K. L. Johannsen, K. A. Dasher, and K. V. Miller. 1998. Remote monitoring of herpetofauna in armadillo and gopher tortoise burrows in the Florida Panhandle. Page 25 (abstract) in R. A. Moranz, J. L. Hardesty, and K. Maute, compilers. Research report, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, 1998: a compilation of inventory, monitoring and research conducted in support of ecosystem management. The Nature Conservancy, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
37 Gentry, J. B., and M. H. Smith. 1968. Food habits and burrow associates of Peromyscus polionotus. Journal of Mammalogy 49:562–565.
38 Gillingham, J. C. 1976. Early egg deposition by the southern black racer, Coluber constrictor priapus. Herpetological Review 7:115.
39 Grimes, S. A. 1936. Great horned owl and common black snake in mortal combat. Florida Naturalist 9:77–78.
40 Hallinan, T. 1923. Observations made in Duval County, northern Florida, on the gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus). Copeia 1923:11–20.
41 Hansen, K. L., and D. E. Sweat. 1962. Spermiation in Rana p. pipiens in response to heteroplastic pituitary materials. Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 25:109–120.
42 Harcourt, H. 1889. Home life in Florida. John P. Morton and Company, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. 433pp.
43 Hayes, M. P. 1985. Coluber constrictor priapus (southern black racer). Food. Herpetological Review 16:78.
44 Hayes, A. A. 2000. A little piece of string. Herp Herald, Newsletter of the Gainesville Herpetological Society 17(1):5–6, 12.
45 Herrington, R. E. 1974. Notes on a brood of Coluber constrictor helvigularis Auffenberg. Herpetological Review 5:38–39.
46 Hingtgen, T. 1998. Prescribed burning: observations on the interaction of wildlife and fire in state parks of southwestern Florida. Pages 158–162 in W. K. Moser and C. F. Moser, editors. Fire and forest ecology: innovative silviculture and vegetation management. Proceedings of the Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference No. 21, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
47 Holman, J. A. 1981. A review of North American Pleistocene snakes. Publications of the Museum Michigan State University, Paleontological Series 1:261–306.
48 Holman, J. A. 1996. The large Pleistocene (Sangamonian) herpetofauna of the Williston IIIA Site, north-central Florida. Herpetological Natural History 4:35–47.
49 Holman, J. A. 2000. Fossil snakes of North America: origin, evolution, distribution, paleoecology. Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. 357pp.
50 Hulbert, R. C., and G. S. Morgan. 1989. Stratigraphy, paleoecology, and vertebrate fauna of the Leisley Shell Pit local fauna, early Pleistocene (Irvingtonian) of southwestern Florida. Paper of the Florida Paleontologist No. 2. 19pp.
51 Knizley, E. J. 1997. Gopher tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) relocation project: monitoring the tortoise population and associate species of the tortoise burrow. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 108pp.
52 Lips, K. R. 1991. Vertebrates associated with tortoise (Gopherus polyphemus) burrows in four habitats in south-central Florida. Journal of Herpetology 25:477–481.
53 Loennberg, E. 1894. Notes on reptiles and batrachians collected in Florida in 1892 and 1893. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 17:317–339.
54 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1997. Death from above: adventures with arboreal snakes. Reptiles Magazine 5(9):77–83.
55 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and B. Ferster. 1995. Two species of snakes prey on Cuban treefrogs in southern Florida. Florida Field Naturalist 23:97–98.
56 Meshaka, W. E., Jr. 2001. The Cuban treefrog in Florida: life history of a successful colonizing species. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 191pp.
57 Meylan, P. A., W. A. Auffenberg, and R. C. Hurlbert. 2001. Reptilia 2: lizards, snakes, and crocodilians. Pages 137–151 in R. C. Hurlbert, editor. The fossil vertebrates of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
58 Moler, P. E. 1990. DOR. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 6(8):11–12.
59 Murril[l], W. A. 1927. Hunting cottonmouth moccasins. Outdoor Life 60(6):84.
60 Mushinsky, H. R., and E. D. McCoy. 1995. Vertebrate species composition of selected scrub islands on the Lake Wales Ridge of central Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Nongame Wildlife Program Project Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 325pp.
61 Neill, W. T. 1957. Some misconceptions regarding the eastern coral snake, Micrurus fulvius. Herpetologica 13:111–118.
62 Nicholson, D. J. 1929. Black snakes as bird killers. Wilson Bulletin 41:190.
63 O'Brien, C. J. 1998. Regina alleni (striped crayfish snake). Antipredator behavior. Herpetological Review 29:46–47.
64 Ortenburger, A. I. 1928. The whip snakes and racers: genera Masticophis and Coluber. University of Michigan Studies, Memoirs of the University of Michigan Museum, Volume 1. 247pp.
65 Printiss, D. J. 1994. Coluber constrictor priapus (southern black racer). Prey. Herpetological Review 25:70.
66 Reiber, R. J., E. E. Byrd, and M. V. Parker. 1940. Certain new and already known nematodes from Amphibia and Reptilia. Lloydia 3:125–144.
67 Rosen, P. C. 1989. Coluber constrictor paludicola (Everglades racer). Foraging. Herpetological Review 20:71.
68 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.]
69 Schaub, R. 1990. Predation on the eggs and nestlings of Florida scrub jays. M.A. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 66pp.
70 Schaub, R. R., L. Mumme, and G. E. Woolfenden. 1992. Predation on the eggs and nestlings of Florida scrub jays. Auk 109:585–593.
71 Smith, C. R. 1987. Ecology of juvenile and gravid eastern indigo snakes in north Florida. M.S. Thesis, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. 116pp.
72 Sprent, J. F. A. 1979. Ascaridoid nematodes of amphibians and reptiles: Terranova. Journal of Helminthology 53:265–282.
73 Van Duyn, G. 1936. Snakes are where you find them. Field & Stream 41(6):32–33, 67–69.
74 Van Hyning, O. C. 1931. Reproduction of some Florida snakes. Copeia 1931:59–60.
75 Wharton, C. H. 1958. The ecology of the cottonmouth, Agkistrodon piscivorus piscivorus Lacepede, of Sea Horse Key, Florida. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 225pp.
76 Wilson, L. D. 1978. Coluber constrictor Linnaeus. Racer. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 218.1–4.
77 Wilson, L. D., and L. Porras. 1983. The ecological impact of man on the south Florida herpetofauna. University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, Special Publication No. 9, Lawrence, Kansas, USA. 89pp.
78 Witz, B. W., D. S. Wilson, and M. D. Palmer. 1991. Distribution of Gopherus polyphemus and its vertebrate symbionts in three burrow categories. American Midland Naturalist 126:152–158.
79 Wozniak, E. J., and S. R. Telford, Jr. 1990. The fate of Hepatozoon sp. in potential mosquito and soft tick vectors and experimentally infected lizard hosts. Abstract 65 in American Society of Parasitology Annual Meeting Program.
80 Wozniak, E. J., and S. R. Telford, Jr. 1991. The fate of Hepatozoon species naturally infecting Florida black racers and watersnakes in potential mosquito and soft tick vectors, and histological evidence of pathogenicity in unnatural host species. International Journal of Parasitology 2:511–516.
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