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1 Anderson, M. E. 1998. The Allen's Creek wildlife monitoring project at Lakeview Road and Hercules Avenue. Pages 113114 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, 1518 April 1998, Orlando, Florida, USA.
2 Aresco, M. J. 2001. Population status, community composition, and drought-related movements of turtles in a north Florida lake. Page 42 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Annual Meetings of the Herpetologists' League and the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 2731 July 2001, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
3 Aresco, M. J. 2001. Population structure, abundance, and community composition of turtles at Lake Jackson: implications for management and lake food webs. Pages 105106 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Florida Lake Management Society Twelfth Annual Conference, 2124 May 2001, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
4 Aresco, M. J. 2002. Surviving drought: Lake Jackson's turtles. Florida Wildlife 56(2):2628.
5 Auth, D. L. 1969. Behavioral ecology of basking in the yellow-bellied turtle, Chrysemys scripta scripta (Schoepff). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 90pp.
6 Auth, D. L. 1975. Behavioral ecology of basking in the yellow-bellied turtle, Chrysemys scripta scripta (Schoepff). Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 20:145.
7 Avise, J. C., B. W. Bowen, T. Lamb, A. B. Meylan, and E. Bermingham. 1992. Mitochondrial DNA evolution at a turtle's pace: evidence for low genetic variability and reduced microevolutionary rate in the Testudines. Molecular Biology and Evolution 9:457473.
8 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.
9 Bartlett, D. 1998. Notes from the field. Mapping the Southeast. Reptiles Magazine 6(3):2022.
10 Bjorndal, K. A. 1991. Diet mixing: nonadditive interactions of diet items in an omnivorous freshwater turtle. Ecology 72:12341241.
11 Butterfield, B. P., W. E. Meshaka, Jr., and J. B. Hauge. 1994. Two turtles new to the Florida Keys. Herpetological Review 25:81.
12 Cox, G. W. 1999. Alien species in North America and Hawaii: impacts on natural ecosystems. Island Press, Washington, D.C. 387pp.
13 Crowder, J. P. 1974. The exotic vertebrates of south Florida. South Florida Environmental Project Ecological Report No. DI-SFEP-74-30. 45pp.
14 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 53:375389.
15 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1998. Desmognathus auriculatus at Devil's Millhopper State Geological Site, Alachua County, Florida. Florida Scientist 61:3845.
16 Enge, K. M. 1991. Herptile exploitation. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Section Annual Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 55pp.
17 Enge, K. M. 1994. Florida's commercial trade in native turtles. Abstract in a symposium on the status and conservation of Florida turtles, 23 April 1994, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
18 Ernst, C. H. 1990. Systematics, taxonomy, variation, and geographic distribution of the slider turtle. Pages 5767 in J. W. Gibbons, editor. Life history and ecology of the slider turtle. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.
19 Ewert, M. A., and D. R. Jackson. 1994. Nesting ecology of the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii) along the lower Apalachicola River, Florida. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Final Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 45pp.
20 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1986. 198586 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 28pp.
21 Frazier, M. K., and R. Franz. 1978. Paleoecology of the late Pleistocene, Orange Lake IIA local fauna, Marion County, Florida. ASB Bulletin 25:74 (abstract).
22 Gibbons, J. W. 1990. The slider turtle. Pages 318 in J. W. Gibbons, editor. Life history and ecology of the slider turtle. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.
23 Hamilton, A. M., A. H. Freedman, and R. Franz. 2002. Effects of deer feeders, habitat and sensory cues on predation rates on artificial turtle nests. American Midland Naturalist 147:123134.
24 Holman, J. A. 1958. Notes on reptiles and amphibians from Florida caves. Herpetologica 14:179180.
25 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.
26 Hutchison, A. M. 1992. A reproducing population of Trachemys scripta elegans in southern Pinellas County. Florida Scientist 55(Supplement 1):12 (abstract).
27 Hutchison, A. M. 1992. A reproducing population of Trachemys scripta elegans in southern Pinellas County, Florida. Herpetological Review 23:7475.
28 Iverson, J. B. 1982. Biomass in turtle populations: a neglected subject. Oecologia (Berlin) 55:6976.
29 Jackson, D. R. 1988. A re-examination of fossil turtles of the genus Trachemys (Testudines: Emydidae). Herpetologica 44:317325.
30 Jackson, D. R. 1988. Reproductive strategies of sympatric freshwater emydid turtles in northern peninsular Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 33:113158.
31 Jackson, D. R. 2002. Survey of an important distributional gap in the Florida range of the river cooter and other freshwater turtles. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 27pp.
32 Johnson, G. R., and J. Johnson. 2003. Geographic distribution: Trachemys scripta elegans (red-eared slider). Herpetological Review 34:164.
33 Johnson, G. R., and J. Johnson. 2003. Geographic distribution: Trachemys scripta scripta (yellow-bellied slider). Herpetological Review 34:164165.
34 Johnston, G. R., and J. C. Johnston. 2003. Trachemys scripta elegans (red-eared slider). Diet. Herpetological Review 34:242243.
35 King, F. W., and T. Krakauer. 1966. The exotic herpetofauna of southeast Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 29:144154.
36 Marchand, L. J. 1942. A contribution to the knowledge of the natural history of certain freshwater turtles. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 113pp.
37 Means, D. B. 1976. Survey of the status of amphibians and reptiles of the Ocala National Forest, Florida. Unpublished Report to the U.S. Forest Service. 43pp.
38 Meylan, P. A. 1995. Pleistocene amphibians and reptiles from the Leisley Shell Pits, Hillsborough County, Florida. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 37 Part I:273297.
39 Meylan, P. A., W. A. Auffenberg, and R. C. Hurlbert. 2001. Reptilia 1: turtles and tortoises. Pages 118136 in R. C. Hurlbert, editor. The fossil vertebrates of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
40 Milton, S. L. 1994. The physiology of hypoxia and anoxia tolerance in three species of turtle: the loggerhead sea turtle (Caretta caretta), green sea turtle (Chelonia mydas), and freshwater Trachemys scripta. Dissertation, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, USA. 209pp.
41 Seidel, M. E., and D. R. Jackson. 1990. Evolution and fossil relationships of slider turtles. Pages 6873 in J. W. Gibbons, editor. Life history and ecology of the slider turtle. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C.
42 Seidel, M. E., J. N. Stuart, and W. G. Degenhardt. 1999. Variation and species status of slider turtles (Emydidae: Trachemys) in the southwestern United States and adjacent Mexico. Herpetologica 55:470487.
43 Seidel, M. E. 2002. Taxonomic observations on extant species and subspecies of slider turtles, genus Trachemys. Journal of Herpetology 36:285292.
44 Smith, L. L., and C. K. Dodd, Jr. 2003. Wildlife mortality on U.S. Highway 441 across Paynes Prairie, Alachua County, Florida. Florida Scientist 66:128140.
45 Thomas, R. B. 1999. The potential threats to the native turtles of Florida posed by the exotic red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans). Abstract in G. L. Heinrich and P. A. Meylan, coordinators. A Second Symposium on the Status and Conservation of Florida Turtles and the 1999 Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 811 October 1999, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
46 Townsend, J. H., K. L. Krysko, A. T. Reppas, and C. M. Sheehy, III. 2002. Noteworthy records for introduced reptiles and amphibians from Florida, USA. Herpetological Review 33:75.
47 Walker, D., and J. C. Avise. 1998. Principles of phylogeography as illustrated by freshwater and terrestrial turtles in the southeastern United States. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 29:2358.
48 Weaver, W. S., Jr., and J. S. Robertson. 1967. A re-evaluation of fossil turtles of the Chrysemys scripta group. Tulane Studies in Geology 5:5366.
49 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.
50 Wisenbaker, M. 2000. Sanctuary in the sand. Florida Wildlife 54(1):79.
51 Witzell, W. N. 1999. Aquatic turtles (Testudines: Emydidae) in an urban south Florida man-made pond. Florida Scientist 62:172174.
52 Wray, K., and R. Owen. 1999. New records for amphibians and reptiles from Nassau County, Florida. Herpetological Review 30:237238.
53 Zug, G. R. 1963. Male genitalia in the systematics of turtles. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 39pp.
54 Zweig, G., and J. W. Crenshaw. 1957. Differentiation of species by paper electrophoresis of serum proteins and Pseudemys turtles. Science 126:10651067.
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