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Bibliography of the Acrochordidae

Bergman, R.A.M. 1958. The anatomy of the Acrochordinae, I-IV. Proc. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wet. Amsterdam, ser. C, 61: 145-184.

Dowling, H.G. 1960. The curious feeding habits of the Java wart snake. Animal Kingdom 67: 13-15.

Dubach, Jean, Agatha Sajewicz and Ray Pawley. 1997. Parthenogenesis in the Arafuran file snake (Acrochordus arafurae). Herpetological Natural History 5(1):11-18.

Hoffstetter, R., and Y. Gayrard. 1988. Observations on the osteology and classification of the Acrochordiade (Serpentes). Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 23(1): 5-13. Translation of Hoffstetter, R., and Y. Gayrard. 1964. Observations sur l'osteologie et la classification des Acrochordidae (Serpentes). Bulletin du Museum National d'Histoire Naturelle, series 2, 36(5) 1964(1965): 677-696. Translated by P. Gritis and I. Fauci.

Houston, D., and R. Shine. 1993. Sexual dimorphism and niche divergence: feeding habits of the Arafura filesnake. J. Animal Ecology 62: 737-748.

Houston, D., and R. Shine. 1994. Low growth rates and delayed maturation in Arafura filesnakes (Serpentes: Acrochordidae) in tropical Australia. Copeia 1994(3): 726-731.

Houston, D., and R. Shine. 1994. Movements and activity patterns of Arafura filesnakes (Serpentes: Acrochordidae) in tropical Australia. Herpetologica 50(3): 349-357.

Houston, D., and R. Shine. 1994. Population demography of Arafura filesnakes (Serpentes: Acrochordidae) in tropical Australia. Journal of Herpetology 28(3): 273-280.

Lillywhite, H.B., et al. 1988. Body fluid volumes in the aquatic snake Acrochordus granulatus. Journal of Herpetology 22(4): 434-438.

Lillywhite, H.B. and V. Sanmartino. 1993. Copeia 1993(1): 99-103.

Lim, B.L. 1964. Notes on the elephant's trunk snake and the puff-faced water snake in Kuala Lumpur. Malayan Nature J. 18: 179-183.

Magnusson, W.E. 1979. Production of an embryo by an Acrochordus javanicus isolated for seven years. Copeia 1979(4): 744-745.

McDowell, S.B. 1979. A catalog of the snakes of New Guinea and the Solomons, with special reference to those in the Bernice P. Bishop Museum, Part III. Boinae and Acrochordoidea (Reptilia, Serpentes). J. Herpetology 13(1): 1-97.

Miller, M.J. 1992. Notes on the natural history of the family Acrochordidae and maintenance of the marine file snake, Chersydrus granulatus (Schneider, 1799), in captivity. Bulletin of the Chicago Herp. Society 27(10): 201-205.

Murphy, J.C. 1988. An overview of the Asian file snakes, family Acrochordidae. Bulletin of the Chicago Herp. Society 23(1): 1-4.

O'Shea, M. 1996. A guide to the snakes of Papua New Guinea. Port Moresby, PNG: Independent Publishing.

Shine, R. 1985. A radiotelemetric study of movements, thermoregulation and habitat utilization of Arafura filesnakes (Serpentes: Acrochordidae). Herpetologica 41(3): 351-361.

Shine, R. 1986. Predation upon filesnakes by aboriginal hunters: selectivity with respect to body size, sex and reproductive condition. Copeia 1986(1): 238-239.

Shine, R. 1986. Ecology of a low-energy specialist: food habitats and reproductive biology of the Arafura filesnake (Acrochordiade). Copeia 1986(2): 424-437.

Shine, R. 1986. Sexual differences in morphology and niche utilization in an aquatic snake, Acrochordus arafurae. Oecologia 69: 260-267.

Smith, M.A. 1939. A revision of the Acrochordinae (snakes). Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (London) ser. 11, 3: 393-395.

Voris, H.K., and G.S. Glodek. 1980. Habitat, diet and reproduction of the little file snake, Acrochordus granulatus (Acrochordidae) in the Straits of Malacca. J. Herpetology 14(1): 108-110.