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Herpetological publication links (PDF):

Branch, et al. 1997. Sexual dimorphism, diet and aspects of reproduction of the western keeled snake, Pythonodipsas carinata (Serpentes: Colubridae). African J Herpetology 46(2): 89-97.

David. 2003. A new species of the snake genus Amphiesma (Serpentes: Colubridae: Natricinae) from western Sumatra, Indonesia. Raffles Bull. Zoology 51(2): 413-9.

Diaz, et al. 2004. Envenomation by neotropical opistoglyphous colubrid Thamnodynastes cf. pallidus... Rev. Inst. Med. trop. S. Paulo 46(5): 287-90.

Greene & Rodriguez-Robles. 2003. Feeding ecology of the California Mountain Kingsnake, Lampropeltis zonata (Colubridae). Copeia 2003(2): 308-14.

Hartmann & Marques. 2005. Diet and habitat use of two sympatric species of Philodryas (Colubridae), in south Brazil. Amphibia-Reptilia 26: 25-31.

Karns, et al. 2002. Ecology of oriential-australian rear-fanged water snakes (Colubridae: Homalopsinae) in the Pasir Ris mangrove forest, Singapore. Raffles Bulletin Zool. 50(2): 487-98.

Krysko. 2003. Reproduction in the Madagascar leaf-nosed snake, Langaha madagascariensis (Serpentes: Colubridae: Pseudoxyrhophiinae). African J Herpetology 52(1): 61-8.

Murphy & Voris. 2005. A new Thai Enhydris (Serpentes: Colubridae: Homalopsinae). Raffles Bull. Zool. 53(1): 143-7.

Nagy, et al. 2003. Multiple colonization of Madagascar and Socotra by colubrid snakes: evidence from nuclear and mitochondrial gene phylogenies. Proc. Roy. Soc. Lond. B 270: 2613-21.

Nagy, et al. 2004. Molecular systematics of racers, whipsnakes and relatives (Reptilia: Colubridae) using mitochondrial and nuclear markers. J Zool. Syst. Evol. Research 42: 223-233.

Rodriguez-Robles. 2002. Feeding ecology of North American gopher snakes... Biol. J Linn. Soc. 77: 165-83.

Rodriguez-Robles & de Jesus-Escobar. 1999. Molecular systematics of New World lampropeltine snakes... Biol. J Linn. Soc. 68: 355-85.

Rodriguez-Robles & de Jesus-Escobar. 2000. Molecular systematics of New World gopher, bull, and pinesnakes... Mol. Phylo. Evol. 14(1): 35-50.

Rodriguez-Robles & Greene. 1999. Food habits of the long-nosed snake (Rhinocheilus lecontei), a 'specialist' predator? J Zool., Lond. 248: 489-99.

Rodriguez-Robles, et al. 1999. Phylogeography of the California mountain kingsnake, Lampropeltis zonata (Colubridae). Molecular Ecology 8: 1923-34.

Wuster, et al. 2001. A new species of indigo snake from north-western Venezuela... Herpetological J. 11: 157-65.