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1 Auffenberg, W., and J. B. Iverson. 1979. Demography of terrestrial turtles. Pages 541569 in M. Harless and H. Morlock, editors. Turtles: perspectives and research. John Wiley & Sons, New York, New York, USA.
2 Bard, A. M. 1989. Resident and relocated tortoises: a comparative study in central Florida, 19851989. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 42pp.
3 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.
4 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.
5 Burke, R. L. 1987. An experimental relocation and reintroduction of a gopher tortoise population. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 49pp.
6 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.
7 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 47:419426.
8 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.
9 Germano, D. J. 1994. Comparative life histories of North American tortoises. Pages 175185 in R. B. Bury and D. J. Germano, editors. Biology of North American tortoises. U.S. Department Interior National Biological Survey, Fish and Wildlife Research 13, Washington, D.C.
10 Goin, C. J., and C. C. Goff. 1941. Notes on the growth rate of the gopher turtle, Gopherus polyphemus. Herpetologica 2:6668.
11 Hermann, E. 1983. Survival of the gopher tortoise: who cares anyway? Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 3(8):13.
12 Kwiatkowski, P. 1995. History characteristics of gopher tortoises with reference to gaps in our knowledge. Tortoise Burrow, Bulletin of the Gopher Tortoise Council 15(1):910.
13 Landers, J. L., W. A. McRae, and J. A. Garner. 1982. Growth and maturity of the gopher tortoise in southwestern Georgia. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 27:81110.
14 Linley, T. A., and H. R. Mushinsky. 1994. Organic composition and energy content of eggs and hatchlings of the gopher tortoise. Pages 113128 in R. B. Bury and D. J. Germano, editors. Biology of North American tortoises. U.S. Department Interior National Biological Survey, Fish and Wildlife Research 13, Washington, D.C.
15 Mushinsky, H. R., E. D. McCoy, and D. S. Wilson. 1991. Growth of gopher tortoises in central Florida. American Zoologist 31(5):135A (abstract).
16 Mushinsky, H. R., D. S. Wilson, and E. D. McCoy. 1992. Variation in growth and sexual dimorphism in gopher tortoises. Page 71 (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.
17 Mushinsky, H. R. 1994. Ecology of the gopher tortoise. Pages 7579 in G. Aguirrie, E. D. McCoy, and H. R. Mushinsky, organizers. North American Tortoise Conference, 812 October 1994, Durango, Mexico.
18 Mushinsky, H. R., D. S. Wilson, and E. D. McCoy. 1994. Growth and sexual dimorphism of Gopherus polyphemus in central Florida. Herpetologica 50:119128.
19 Small, C. R. 1997. Reproduction and growth in relocated and resident gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) on reclaimed phosphate-mined lands. M.S. Thesis, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, USA. 107pp.
20 Small, C. R., and L. A. MacDonald. 2001. Reproduction and growth in relocated and resident gopher tortoises (Gopherus polyphemus) on reclaimed phosphate-mined lands: final report. Florida Institute of Phosphate Research Publication No. 93-105-145, Bartow, Florida, USA. 60pp.
21 Wilson, D. S. 1993. Management of Gopherus polyphemus: growth and sexual dimorphism. Page 53 (abstract) in Conservation, Restoration, and Management of Tortoises and Turtles: an International Conference, 1116 July 1993, State University of New York, Purchase, New York, USA.
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