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Sistrurus Bibliography

Adler, K.K. 1960. On a brood of Sistrurus from northern Indiana. Herpetologica 16: 38.

Ahlstrom, N.G., W. Luginbuhl, and C.C. Tisher. 1991. Acute anuric renal failure after pigmy rattlesnake bite. Southern Medical Journal 84(6): 783-784.

Allen, W.B., Jr. 1956. The effects of a massasauga bite. Herpetologica 12: 151.

Applegate, R.D. 1995. Natural history note: Sistrurus catenatus catenatus (Eastern Massasauga) - Food Habits. Herpetological Review 26(4): 206.

Atkinson, D.A., and M.G. Netting. 1927. The distribution and habits of the massasauga. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 1(2): 40-44.

Ball, R.L. 1975. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 6(2): 45.

Berger, T.J. 1974. Gegraphic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 5(1): 21.

Bishop, L.A., M. Farrell, and P.G. May. 1996. Sexual dimorphism in a Florida population of the rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius. ---:---

Bonilla, C.A., W. Seifert, and N. Horner. 1971. Comparative biochemistry of Sistrurus miliarius barbouri and Sistrurus catenatus tergeminus venoms. in Burcherl, W., and E.E. Buckley, eds. Venomous Vertebrates. New York: Academic Press.

Brush, S.W., and G.W. Ferguson. 1986. Predation of lark sparrow eggs by a massasauga rattlesnake. Southwestern Naturalist 31: 260-261.

Bushey, C.L. 1985. Man's effect upon a colony of Sistrurus c. catenatus (Raf.) in northeastern Illinois (1834-1975). Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 20: 1-12.

Carpenter, C.C. 1960. A large brood of western pigmy rattlesnakes. Herpetologica 16: 142-143.

Chamberlain, E.B. 1935. Notes on the pygmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius Linnaeus, in South Carolina. Copeia 1935: 146-147.

Chiszar, D., K. Scudder, and L. Knight. 1976. Rate of tongue flicking by garter snakes (Thamnophis radix haydeni) and rattlesnakes (Crotalus v. viridis, Sistrurus catenatus tergeminus, and Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii) during prolonged exposure to food odors. Behavioral Biology 18: 273-283.

Chiszar, D., et al. 1976. Observations of courtship behavior in the western massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus tergeminus). Herpetologica 32: 337-338.

Clark, D.R., Jr. 1963. Variation and sexual dimorphism in a brood of the western pigmy rattlesnake (Sistrurus). Copeia 1963: 157-159.

Evans, P.D., and H.K. Gloyd. 1948. The subspecies of the massasauga, Sistrurus catenatus, in Missouri. Bulletin of the Chicago Academy of Sciences 8(9): 225-232.

Farrell, T.M., P.G. May, and M.A. Pilgrim. 1995. Reproduction in the rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in central Florida. Journal of Herpetology 29: 21-27.

Fleet, R.R., and J.C. Knoll. 1978. Litter size and parturition behavior in Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 9(1): 11.

Foote, R., and J.A. MacMahon. 1977. Electrophoretic studies on rattlesnake (Crotalus & Sistrurus) venom: taxonomic implications. Journal of Biochem. Physiol. 57B: 235-241.

Gloyd, H.K. 1935. The subspecies of Sistrurus miliarius. Occasional Papers, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan (322): 1-7.

Gloyd, H.K. 1940. The rattlesnakes, genera Sistrurus and Crotalus. Chicago Academy of Sciences, Special Pub. no. 4: 1-270.

Gloyd, H. 1955. A review of the massasaugas, Sistrurus catenatus, of the southwestern United States (Serpentes: Crotalidae). Bull. Chicago Acad. Sci. 10: 83-98.

Goldberg, S. R. and A. T. Holycross. 1999. Reproduction in the desert massasauga, Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii, in Arizona and Colorado. Southwestern Naturalist 44(4): 531-535.

Greene, H.W., and G.V. Oliver, Jr. 1965. Notes on the natural history of the western massasauga. Herpetologica 21: 225-228.

Hammerson, G.A., et al. 1991. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus. Herpetological Review 22(2): 68.

Harris, H.S., Jr. 1966. Case reports of two dusky pigmy rattlesnake bites (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Bulletin of the Maryland Herp. Society 2(1): 8-10.

Herman, D.W. 1982. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius miliarius. Herpetological Review 13(2): 53.

Herman, D.W., and B. Baker. 1982. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius miliarius. Herpetological Review 13(2): 53.

Hibbitts, T.D. 1991. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii. Herpetological Review 22(2): 68.

Hobert, J., et al. 1997. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii. Herpetological Review 28(1): 52.

Hudnall, J.A. 1979. Surface activity and horizontal movements in a marked population of Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Bulletin of the Maryland Herp. Society 15(4): 134-138.

Irwin, K.J. 1979. Two aberrant crotalid snakes from Kansas. Herpetological Review 10(3): 85.

Jackson, J.F., and D.L. Martin. 1980. Caudal luring in the dusky pygmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Copeia 1980: 926-927.

Jacob, J.S. 1981. Population density and ecological requirements of the western pygmy rattlesnake in Tennessee. Denver, CO: US F&W Service.

Jaffe, F.A. 1957. A Fatal Case of Snake Bite. Canadian Med. Ass. J. 76: 641.

Johnson, B., and V. Menzies, eds. 1993. Proceedings of the international symposium and workshop on the conservation of the eastern massasauga rattlesnake, Sistrurus catenatus catenatus. Metro Toronto Zoo, West Hill, Ontario, Canada.

Johnson, G., and A.R. Breisch. 1997. Habitat management for the massasauga rattlenskae based upon spatial ecology and habitat preference. Abstract. Conference Proceedings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 77th Annual Meeting, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

Johnson, G., and D.J. Leopold. 1998. Habitat management for the eastern massasauga in a central New York peatland. Journal of Wildlife Management 62(1): 84-97.

Keenlyne, K.D., and J.R. Beer. 1973. Food habits of Sistrurus catenatus catenatus. Journal of Herpetology 7: 382-384.

Keenlyne, K.D., and J.R. Beer. 1973. Note on the size of Sistrurus catenatus catenatus at birth. Journal of Herpetology 7: 381-382.

LaPointe, J. 1953. Case report of a bite from the massasauga, Sistrurus catenatus catenatus. Copeia 1953: 128-129.

Lardie, R.L. 1976. Large centipede eaten by a western massasauga. Bulletin of the Oklahoma Herpetological Society 1: 40.

Laux, L.J., and G.C. Tuke. 1974. Preliminary studies of the eastern massasauga in Cedar Bog. in King, C.C., and C.M. Frederick (eds.) Cedar Bog Symposium, Urbana College, Nov. 3, 1973. Columbus, OH: Ohio Biological Survey (Informative Circular No. 4).

Lindsey, P. 1979. Combat behavior in the dusky pygmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in captivity. Herpetological Review 10(3): 93.

Lyon, M.W., and C.Bishop. 1936. Bite of the prairie rattlesnake Sistrurus catenatus Raf. Proceedings of the Indiana Academy of Science 45: 253-256.

Mackessy, S.P., et al. 1996. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus. Herpetological Review 27(1): 35.

Maple, W.T., and L.P. Orr. 1968. Overwintering adaptations of Sistrurus catenatus in northeastern Ohio. Journal of Herpetology 2: 179-180.

Marchisin, A. 1978. Observations on an audio-visual "warning" signal in the pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius (Reptilea, Serpentes, Crotalidae). Herpetological Review 9(3): 92-93.

May, P.G., et al. 1996. Seasonal abundance and activity of a rattlesnake (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri) in Central Florida. Copeia 1996(2): 389-401.

McKinstry, D.M. 1987. Review: Toxicity of the eastern massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus), an endangered rattlesnake. Abstract. Ohio Journal of Science 87(2): 2.

Minton, S.A., Jr. 1983. Sistrurus catenatus. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAR) 332: 1-2.

Montgomery, C., et al. 1998. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii (Desert Massasauga). Herpetological Review 29(2): 116.

Munro, D.F. 1947. Effect of a bite by Sistrurus on Crotalus. Herpetologica 4: 57.

Nelson, M.A. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 19(1): 20-21.

Oldham, M.J. 1985. Life history note: Sistrurus catenatus catenatus (Eastern Massasauga) - Pattern. Herpetological Review 16(2): 57.

Paukstis, G.L. 1977. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 8(1): 14.

Palmer, W.M. 1971. Distribution and variation of the Carolina pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius miliarius Linnaeus, in North Carolina. Journal of Herpetology 5: 39-44.

Palmer, W.M. 1978. Sistrurus miliarius. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles (SSAR) 220: 1-2.

Palmer, W.M., and G.M. Williamson. 1971. Observations on the natural history of the Carolina pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius miliarius Linnaeus. Elisha Mitchell Sci. Society Journal 87: 20-25.

Pegler, S.T., et al. 1995. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus tergeminus x edwardsii. Herpetological Review 26(1): 47.

Pilgrim, M.A. 1997. Variation in offspring characteristics of the massasauga rattlesnake, Sistrurus catenatus: Implications for studies of optimal offspring size. Abstract. Conference Proceedings of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 77th Annual Meeting, University of Washington, Seattle, WA.

Reinert, H.K. 1981. Reproduction by the massasauga (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus). American Midland Naturalist 105: 393-395.

Reinert, H.K., and W.K. Kodrich. 1982. Movements and habitat utilization by the massasauga, Sistrurus catenatus catenatus. Journal of Herpetology 16: 162-171.

Roberts, A.R. 1947. Sistrurus in Michigan. Herpetologica 4: 6.

Schuett, G.W., and F. Kraus. 1980. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsi. Herpetological Review 11(3): 81.

Schuett, G.W., D.L. Clark, and F. Kraus. 1984. Feeding mimicry in the rattlesnake Sistrurus catenatus, with comments on the evolution of the rattle. Animal Behavior 32: 625-626.

Seigel, R.A. 1986. Ecology and conservation of an endangered rattlesnake, Sistrurus catenatus, in Missouri, U.S.A. Biological Conservation 35: 333-346.

Seigel, R.A., C.A. Sheil, and J.S. Doody. 1998. Changes in a population of an endangered rattlesnake Sistrurus catenatus following a severe flood. Biological Conservation 83(2): 127-131.

Sinclair, T., and T. Snell. 1990. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii. Herpetological Review 21(2): 42.

Snellings, E., Jr. 1982. The pygmy rattlesnake: petite, but not passive. Fla. Nat. 55(2):12-13.

Snellings, E., Jr. 1997. Natural history notes: Sistrurus miliarus barbouri (Dusky Pigmy Rattlesnake) - Maximum Size. Herpetological Review 28(1): 46.

Snellings, E., Jr., and J.T. Collins. 1996. Natural history notes: Sistrurus miliarius barbouri (Dusky Pigmy Rattlesnake) - Maximum Size. Herpetological Review 27(2): 84.

Snyder, D.H., et al. 1967. First records of the pigmy rattlesnake in Kentucky. Herpetologica 23: 240-241.

Stuart, J.N., and T.L. Brown. 1996. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus edwardsii. Herpetological Review 27(4): 214.

Swanson, P.L. 1933. The size of Sistrurus catenatus catenatus at birth. Copeia 1933(1): 37.

Tabor, S.P. 1985. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 16(4): 116.

Trauth, S.E. 1987. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 18(1): 21.

Trauth, S.E. 1988. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 19(1): 21.

Vance, T. 1994. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus miliarius streckeri. Herpetological Review 25(2): 77.

Ward, R. 1983. Geographic distribution: Sistrurus catenatus. Herpetological Review 14(1): 28.

Watkins-Colwell, G.J. 1995. Natural history notes: Sistrurus catenatus catenatus (Eastern Massasauga) - Reproduction. Herpetological Review 26(1): 40.

Weatherhead, P.J., and K.A. Prior. 1992. Preliminary observations of habitat use and movements of the eastern massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus c. catenatus). Journal of Herpetology 26: 447-452.

Wright, B.A. 1941. Habit and habitat studies of the massasauga rattlesnake (Sistrurus catenatus catenatus Raf.) in northeastern Illinois. American Midland Naturalist 25: 659-672.