Bibliography for Introduced Turtles and Crocodilians in North America


Bayless, L. E. 1972. A new turtle record, Chrysemys floridana, for West Virginia. Journal of Herpetology 6(1): 39-41.


Taft, A. C. 1944. Diamond-back terrapin introduced into California. California Fish and Game 30(2): 101-102.


Edgren, R. A. 1943. Pseudemys scripta troostii in Michigan. Copeia 1943(4): 249.

Hutchison, A. M. 1992. A reproducing population of Trachemys scripta elegans in southern Pinellas County, Florida. Herpetological Review 23(3): 74-75.

Novotny, R.J. 1997. Trachemys scripta elegans (Red-Eared Slider). Geographic Distribution Note. Herpetological Review 28(2): 95.


Conant, R. 1961. The softshell turtle, Trionyx spinifer, introduced and established in New Jersey. Copeia 1961(3): 355-356.

Hahn, D. E., and C. J. May. 1972. Noteworthy Arizona herpetofaunal records. Herpetological Review 4(3): 91-92.

Miller, R. R. 1946. The probable origin of the soft-shelled turtle in the Colorado River Basin. Copeia 1946(1): 46.


Hock, R. J. 1954. The alligator in Arizona. Copeia 1954(3): 222-223.


Ellis, T. M. 1980. Caiman crocodilus: an established exotic in south Florida. Copeia 1980(1): 152-154.

D'Alessandro, S. E., and C. H. Ernst. 1995. Additional geographic records for reptiles in Virginia. Herpetological Review 26(4): 212-214.