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Amphibia-Reptilia 37(2)

Amphibia-Reptilia 37(2)

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Ebrahimi, Mehregan, Stephanie S. Godfrey, Aaron L. Fenner and C. Michael Bull. 2016. Scatting behaviour of the pygmy bluetongue lizard. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 207-213. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Famelli, Shirley, Franco L. Souza, Arthur Georges and Jaime Bertoluci. 2016. Movement patterns and activity of the Brazilian snake-necked turtle Hydromedusa maximiliani (Testudines: Chelidae) in southeastern Brazil. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 215-228. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Gonçalves, Duarte Vasconcelos, Paulo Pereira, Raquel Godinho, Susana Lopes, Guillermo Velo-Antón and José Carlos Brito. 2016. Development of 23 microsatellite loci for Boulenger’s agama (Agama boulengeri) with partial cross-amplification in other Agama species. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 246-252. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Jansen, Martin, Martin Plath, Francisco Brusquetti and Michael Joseph Ryan. 2016. Asymmetric frequency shift in advertisement calls of sympatric frogs. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 137-152. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Kovács, Dániel and István Kiss. 2016. Microhabitat use of different age groups of snake-eyed skink and Eastern green lizard. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 191-198. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Litvinchuk, Spartak N. and Juriy M. Rosanov. 2016. The first case of natural spontaneous triploidy in the family Bombinatoridae. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 243-245. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Manenti, Raoul and Roberta Pennati. 2016. Environmental factors associated with amphibian breeding in streams and springs: effects of habitat and fish occurrence. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 237-242. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Mogali, Santosh, Srinivas Saidapur and Bhagyashri Shanbhag. 2016. Influence of desiccation, predatory cues, and density on metamorphic traits of the bronze frog Hylarana temporalis. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 199-205. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Moreira, Leonardo F. B., Luiz A. Solino-Carvalho, Christine Strüssmann and Roberto M. L. Silveira. 2016. Effects of exotic pastures on tadpole assemblages in Pantanal floodplains: assessing changes in species composition. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 179-190. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Rivera-Correa, Mauricio, Faride Lamadrid-Feris and Andrew J. Crawford. 2016. A new small golden frog of the genus Pristimantis (Anura: Craugastoridae) from an Andean cloud forest of Colombia. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (2): 153-166. Pristimantis dorado sp. nov. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Bibliotheca Herpetologica 12(1)

Bibliotheca Herpetologica 12(1)

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Bour, Roger. 2016. Where and when was Jean louis Berlandier born? - Notes on Jean Louis Berlandier. I. Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 18-40. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Das, Indraneil, Anslem de Silva and Jayantha Jinasena. 2016. Illegal Philatelic Issues in the name of the Republic of Rwanda, depicting Sri Lankan Snake images. Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 56-59. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Dodd, C. Kenneth, Jr. 2016. Book review: A Dame Full of Vim and Vigor. A Biography of Alice Middleton Boring: Biologist in China. Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 50-54. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Dodd, C. Kenneth, Jr. 2016. A force to be reckoned with in Borneo: Tom Harrisson and his herpetological legacy. Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 6-17. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Gutsche, Alexander and James R. McCranie. 2016. Johann Georg Wagler and the "Natürliches System der Amphibien". Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 41-49. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Lambertz, Markus. 2016. Book review: Herpetology in Bonn. Bibliotheca Herpetologica. 12 (1): 54-55. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Copeia 104(1)

Copeia 104(1)

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Aguilera, Stacy E. and Lida Teneva. 2016. Book Review: Climate Change and Coastal Ecosystems: Long-term Effects of Climate and Nutrient Loading on Trophic Organization. Copeia. 104 (1): 302-304. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bemis, William E., Joshua K. Moyer and Mark L. Riccio. 2016. Erratum: Homology of Lateral Cusplets in the Teeth of Lamnid Sharks (Lamniformes: Lamnidae) (Copeia 103(4):961-972). Copeia. 104 (1): 307. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Benson, Amy J. 2016. Walter Rowe Courtenay, Jr. (1933–2014). Copeia. 104 (1): 297-299. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bonett, Ronald M. 2016. An Integrative Endocrine Model for the Evolution of Developmental Timing and Life History of Plethodontids and Other Salamanders. Copeia. 104 (1): 209-221. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bonett, Ronald M. and Matthew E. Gifford. 2016. The Sixth Conference on the Biology of Plethodontid Salamanders: University of Tulsa, 2014. Copeia. 104 (1): 6-7. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bortosky, Rachel and Alicia Mathis. 2016. Honest Signaling in Aggressive Contests between Ozark Zigzag Salamanders (Plethodon angusticlavius). Copeia. 104 (1): 60-66. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Brinkman, Leslie C., Julie M. Ray, Alicia Mathis and Brian D. Greene. 2016. Filling in the Gaps: Natural History and Conservation of Bolitoglossine Salamanders in Central Panama. Copeia. 104 (1): 140-148. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bruce, Richard C. 2016. Application of the Gompertz Function in Studies of Growth in Dusky Salamanders (Plethodontidae: Desmognathus). Copeia. 104 (1): 94-100. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Camp, Carlos D. and Jessica A. Wooten. 2016. Hidden in Plain Sight: Cryptic Diversity in the Plethodontidae. Copeia. 104 (1): 111-117. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Capshaw, Grace and Daphne Soares. 2016. Hearing in Plethodontid Salamanders: A Review. Copeia. 104 (1): 157-164. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Radiata 25(2)

Radiata 25(2)

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Bellavista, Maurizio. 2016. Die Schildkrötenfarm "Testudoalbino". Radiata. 25 (2): 51-67. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bellavista, Maurizio. 2016. The "Testudoalbino" Turtle Farm. Radiata (English edition). 25 (2): 51-67. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Heinmann, Edlef. 2016. Eine F3-Generation bei Breitrandschildkröten (Testudo marginata Schoepff, 1792) in menschlicher obhut. Radiata. 25 (2): 45-50. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Heinmann, Edlef. 2016. A F3-generation of Marginated Tortoises (Testudo marginata Schoepff, 1792) in captive care. Radiata (English edition). 25 (2): 45-50. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Herz, Mario. 2016. Further observations on Marginated Tortoises in Greece. Radiata (English edition). 25 (2): 4-15. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Herz, Mario. 2016. Weitere Beobachtungen an Breitrandschildkröten in Griechenland. Radiata. 25 (2): 4-15. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Leone, Chris and Andrew Hermes. 2016. Testudo marginata: care statistics in regions of the United States with notes on the recognition of possible subspecies. Radiata (English edition). 25 (2): 16-43. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Leone, Chris and Andrew Hermes. 2016. Testudo marginata: Haltung und Pflege in verschiedenen Teilen der Vereinigten Staaten, mit Bemerkungen zu möglichen Unterarten. Radiata. 25 (2): 16-43. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Amphibia-Reptilia 37(1)

Amphibia-Reptilia 37(1)

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Chang, Yi-Chun, Shou-Hsien Li, Hsuan-You Lin, Szu-Lung Chen and Ming-Hsung Chang. 2016. Development of 22 polymorphic microsatellite markers for Taipei grass frogs (Hylarana taipehensis). Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 117-120. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Chang, Yi-Chun, Hua-Ching Lin, Shou-Hsien Li and Ming-Hsung Chang. 2016. Isolation and characterisation of 20 microsatellite loci from the Chinese green tree viper Trimeresurus stejnegeri stejnegeri. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 126-130. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Cote, Griffin, Sarah Getty, Amanda Vokoun, Seth Carmichael, Hallee Hunt; Nate Letton, Kira D. McEntire, Jessica A. Wooten and Carlos D. Camp. 2016. A test of scent-trailing as a contributing factor in the climbing behaviour of the redback salamander (Plethodon cinereus). Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 111-116. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Egea-Serrano, Andrés and Josh Van Buskirk. 2016. Responses to nitrate pollution, warming and density in common frog tadpoles (Rana temporaria). Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 45-54. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Krause, E. Tobias and Barbara A. Caspers. 2016. Long-term consequences of early nutritional conditions on the behaviour and growth of fire salamanders. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 69-77. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Luhring, Thomas M., Grant M. Connette and Christopher M. Schalk. 2016. Trap characteristics and species morphology explain size-biased sampling of two salamander species. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 79-89. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

MacLeod, Amy and Sebastian Steinfartz. 2016. The conservation status of the Galápagos marine iguanas, Amblyrhynchus cristatus: a molecular perspective. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 91-109. [http://booksandjournals.brillonline.com/content/journals/10.1163/15685381-00003035]

Merabet, Khaled, Eugenia Sanchez, Abdelhak Dahmana, Sergé Bogaerts, David Donaire, Sebastian Steinfartz, Ulrich Joger, Miguel Vences, Mokrane Karar and Aissa Moali. 2016. Phylogeographic relationships and shallow mitochondrial divergence of Algerian populations of Salamandra algira. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 1-8. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Mizsei, Edvárd, Bálint Üveges, Balázs Vági, Márton Szabolcs, Szabolcs Lengyel, Walter P. Pfliegler, Zoltán T. Nagy and János P. Tóth. 2016. Species distribution modelling leads to the discovery of new populations of one of the least known European snakes, Vipera ursinii graeca, in Albania. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 55-68. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Secondi, Jean, Tony Dejean, Alice Valentini, Benjamin Audebaud and Claude Miaud. 2016. Detection of a global aquatic invasive amphibian, Xenopus laevis, using environmental DNA. Amphibia-Reptilia. 37 (1): 131-136. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Acta Herpetologica 10(2)

Acta Herpetologica 10 (2)

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Conradie, Werner and Christa Conradie. 2015. Correlation between development and increase of number of labial tooth rows in Ghost Frog tadpoles (Anura: Heleophrynidae). Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 143-148. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/16427/16641]

Franch, Marc, Cristiano Silva, Gil Lopes, Fernando Ribeiro, Paulo Trigueiros, Luis Seco and Neftalí Sillero. 2015. Where to look when identifying roadkilled amphibians? Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 103-110. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/16441/16634]

Hamann, Monika I. and Cynthya E. González. 2015. Helminth parasites in the toad Rhinella major (Bufonidae) from Chaco region, Argentina. Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 93-101. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/16150/16633]

Insacco, Gianni, Filippo Spadola, Salvatore Russotto and Dino Scaravelli. 2015. Eryx jaculus (Linnaeus, 1758): a new species for the Italian herpetofauna (Squamata: Erycidae). Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 149-153. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/17170/16642]

Mačát, Zdeněk, Lenka Jeřábková, Antonín Reiter, Martin Rulík and Daniel Jablonski. 2015. Malformations and body injuries in a hybrid zone of crested newts (Caudata: Salamandridae: Triturus cristatussuperspecies). Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 135-141. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/16194/16640]

Menegon, Michele, Simon P. Loader, Tim R.B. Davenport, Kim M. Howell, Colin R. Tilbury, Sophy Machaga and Krystal A. Tolley. 2015. A new species of Chameleon (Sauria: Chamaeleonidae: Kinyongia) highlights the biological affinities between the Southern Highlands and Eastern Arc Mountains of Tanzania. Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 111-120. Kinyongia msuyae sp. nov. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/17171/16635]

Oromi, Neus, Sebastià Camarasa, Isabel Sanuy and Delfi Sanuy. 2015. Variation of growth rate and survival in embryos and larvae of Rana temporaria populations from the Pyrenees. Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 85-91. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/16297/16632]

Razzetti, Edoardo. 2015. Book review: Pietro Giovacchini, Valentina Falchi, Sergio Vignali, Giacomo Radi, Luca Passalacqua, Fausto Corsi, Marco Porciani, Fabrizio Farsi. Atlante degli anfibi della Provincia di Grosseto (2003-2013). Acta Herpetologica. 10 (2): 161-162. [http://www.fupress.net/index.php/ah/article/view/17181/16645]

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Archives of Natural History 43(1)

Archives of Natural History 43(1)

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Some articles and book review of herpetological interest

Abberley, Will. 2016. Book Review: VAN WYHE, John (editor). The annotated Malay archipelago by Alfred Russel Wallace. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 174-175. 

Allen, David E. 2016. Uses of sphagnum moss in folk medicine. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 166. 

Bocaege, E. 2016. Fossil “saurians” in the Quekett cabinets at the Royal College of Surgeons of England. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 152-158. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bone, Q. and L. Noble. 2016. Christian Andreas Viktor Hensen and his studies of plankton. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 109-118. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bryant, J. A., H. Plaisier, L. M. Irvine, A. McLean, M. Jones and M. E. Spencer Jones. 2016. Life and work of Margaret Gatty (1809–1873), with particular reference to British sea-weeds (1863). Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 131-147. 

Charmantier, Isabelle. 2016. Book Review: SKUNCKE, Marie-Christine, Carl Peter Thunberg. Botanist and physician. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 180-181. 

Davis, Peter. 2016. Book Review: TAN, Kevin Y. L. Of whales and dinosaurs: the story of Singapore's Natural History Museum. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 181. 

Dickinson, T. A. 2016. Book Review: ASSELIN, Alain, CAYOUETTE, Jacques, MATHIEU, Jacques. Curieuses histoires de plantes du Canada. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 186-187. 

Douglas, Gina. 2016. Book Review: EDEL, Philippe and DASZKIEWICZ, Piotr. Louis Henri Bojanus, le savant de Vilnius 1776–1827. Archives of Natural History. 43 (1): 186. 

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Collinsorum 4(1-3)

Collinsorum 4(1-3)

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Andersen, Brett R., Michael G. Breight, Emily D. Plock, Joshua D. Wiese, Mikalah M. Brown, Ashley J. Forrester, Kayla E. Francis, Madeline S. Franks, Bryan J. O'Connor, Landis R. Slepicka, Andrew M. Yantzie, Anthony E. Bridger, Chase T. Svoboda and Keith Geluso. 2015. Fourteen county records of herpetofauna from Nebraska, USA 2014-2015. Collinsorum. 4 (3): 7-10. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Anonymous. 2015. KHS 42nd Annual Meeting, Hays, Kansas, 7-8 November 2015. Collinsorum. 4 (3): 24-26. 

Bass, Neil. 2015. Herpetological (frog and turtle) inventories along the Missouri River in Kansas. Collinsorum. 4 (1): 4-9. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Gray, Brian S. 2015. The Scavenging of snake carcasses by the Spotted Snake Millipede, Blaniulus guttulatus. Collinsorum. 4 (2): 3. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Hartzell, Sean M. 2015. Unusual diurnal activity of a Northern Slimy Salamander (Plethodon glutinosus, Green, 1818) in Pennsylvania. Collinsorum. 4 (2): 2. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Houck, Mike. 2015. 2015 Fort Riley herpetofaunal count final report. Collinsorum. 4 (1): 9-10. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Jones, kelly C., Brandon K. Rincon, Thomas A. Gorman, Carola A. Haas and Richard M. Engeman. 2015. Multi-trophic level feeding interactions among two native and two non-native species: Implications for the endangered Reticulated Flatwoods Salamander (Ambystoma bishopi). Collinsorum. 4 (3): 6-1. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

McLean, Ross P., Greg D. Wright and keith Geluso. 2015. Cope's Gray Treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis) along the Platte River, Hall County Nebraska. Collinsorum. 4 (1): 2-4. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Meshaka, Walter E., Jr, Eugene Wingert, Stephanie I. Williams and Pablo R. Delis. 2015. Adult body sizes and clutch characteristics of the Marbles Salamander, Ambystoma opacum (Gravenhorst, 1807) from Letterkenny Army Depot in South-central Pennsylvania. Collinsorum. 4 (3): 10-12. 

Meshaka, Walter E., Jr, Vladimir R. Rep, Karen Relish and Mike Owen. 2015. Colonization history and ecological aspects of the Cuban Treefrog (Osteopilus septentrionalis) from Fakahatchee Strand Preserve State Park. Collinsorum. 4 (3): 19-23. 

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Herpetomania 25(1)

Herpetomania 25(1)

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Beckman, Toni. 2016. Ajatuksia ja kokemuksia kyden siirroista [Thoughts and experiences on removing vipers]. Herpetozoa. 25 (1): 13-15. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Karala, Maija. 2016. Kyy soumalaisessa kansanperiteessä [Vipers in Finnish folklore]. Herpetozoa. 25 (1): 18-20. 

Paasikunnas, Timo. 2016. Suunnitelmallisuus on valttia käärmeiden siirtohankkeissa. Herpetozoa. 25 (1): 15. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Tuutti, Jarmo. 2016. Eksoottisten eläinten harrastusta edustamassa. Herpetozoa. 25 (1): 16-17. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Vehkaoja, Mia. 2016. Majavakosteikot ovat Soumen sammakoiden paratiiseja [Beaver bond, a frog paradise]. Herpetozoa. 25 (1): 5-12. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Radiata 25(1)

Radiata 25(1)

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De Silva, Anslem. 2016. Bemerkungen zur Sommerruhe von Lissemys ceylonensis (Gray, 1856) in Sri Lanka. Radiata. 25 (1): 28-29. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

De Silva, Anslem and Melita Vamberger. 2016. Beobachtungen an Geochelone elegans (Schoepff, 1795) auf einer Insel in der Kalpitiya Lagune, Sri Lanka. Radiata. 25 (1): 23-24. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

De Silva, Anslem. 2016. Note on the aestivation of Lissemys ceylonensis (Gray, 1856) in Sri Lanka. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 28-29. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

De Silva, Anslem and Melita Vamberger. 2016. Observations of Geochelone elegans (Schoepff, 1795) on an island off Kalpitiya Lagoon, Sri Lanka. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 23-24. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Fuchs, Gerald. 2016. Erfolgreiche Haltung und Nachzucht der Maracaibo-Diademschildkröte (Rhinoclemmys diademata Mertens, 1954). Radiata. 25 (1): 15-22. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Martens, Hans-Joachim. 2016. Beobachtungen zur Europäischen Sumpfschildkröte. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 25-27. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Martens, Hans-Joachim. 2016. Observations of the European Pond Turtle. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 25-27. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Pawlowski, Sascha. 2016. Arnold's Giant Tortoise, Aldabrachelys gigantea arnoldi (Bour, 1982), on Silhouette Island, Seychelles. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 4-14. [spawlows.gmx.de]

Pawlowski, Sascha. 2016. Arnolds Riesenschildkröten, Aldabrachelys gigantea arnoldi (Bour, 1982), auf Silhouette Island, Seychellen. Radiata. 25 (1): 4-14. [spawlows.gmx.de]

Pierlioni, Anthony. 2016. The complicated captive world of Vietnamese Black-brested Leaf Turtle, Geomyda spengleri. Radiata (English edition). 25 (1): 30-35. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1) and 2(4)

Mesoamerican Herpetology Volume 3, Number 1

All contents are open access and can be downloaded at: http://mesoamericanherpetology.com/index.html

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Acosta-Chaves, Víctor J., Kevin R. Russell and Cady Sartini. 2016. Crocodylus acutus (Cuvier, 1807). Predation on a Brown Pelican (Pelecanus occidentalis) in the ocean.Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 140–142. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Arroyo-Trejos, Ignacioand José M. Mora. 2016. Internal organ ingestion as an alternative feeding behavior for the Northern Cat-eyed Snake(Leptodeira septentrionalis).Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 153–156. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

 Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A.and Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez. 2016. Hypsiglena affinis Boulenger, 1894.Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 198. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A. and Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez. 2016. Indotyphlops braminus (Daudin, 1803).Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 204. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A., Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez andMiguel Angel Olvera-Rivera. 2016. Crotalus polystictus (Cope, 1865).Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 207. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A., Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquez and Gerardo Rojo-Carrillo. 2016. Boa imperator Daudin, 1803.Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 184. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bañuelos-Alamillo, Jorge A., Rubén Alonso Carbajal-Márquezand Ilse Yasareth Trujillo de la Torre. 2016. Hemidactylus frenatus Duméril & Bibron, 1836.Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 180–181. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Barrio-Amorós, César L.and Juan Abarca. 2016. Another surviving population of the Critically Endangered Atelopus varius (Anura: Bufonidae) in Costa Rica.Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 128–134. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bryson, Robert W., Jr. 2016. Seasonal polymorphism in male coloration of Sceloporus aurantius. Mesoamerican Herpetology 3(1): 149–151. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Journal of Herpetology 50(1)

Journal of Herpetology 50(1)

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Adler, Kraig. 2016. The Journal of Herpetology After 50 Years Plus: A Brief History (1958–2016). Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 2-11. [http://journalofherpetology.org/doi/pdf/10.1670/15-173]

Bartelt, Paul E. and Tiffany M. Doan. 2016. 50 Years of the Journal of Herpetology. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 1. 

Buchanan, Scott W., Brad C. Timm, Robert P. Cook, Richard Couse and Lisa C. Hazard. 2016. Surface Activity and Body Temperature of Eastern Hognose Snakes (Heterodon platirhinos) at Cape Cod National Seashore, Massachusetts USA. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 17-25. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Campbell, Jonathan A., Israel Solano-Zavaleta, Oscar Flores-Villela, Itzue W. Caviedes-Solis and Darrel R. Frost. 2016. A New Species of Abronia (Squamata: Anguidae) from the Sierra Madre del Sur of Oaxaca, Mexico. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 149-156. Abronia cuetzpali sp. nov. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Caruso, Nicholas M. 2016. Surface Retreats Used among Four Genera of Terrestrial Salamanders in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 87-93. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Clemente-Carvalho, Rute B. G., Sergio I. Perez, Carlos H. Tonhatti, Thais H. Condez, Ricardo J. Sawaya, Celio F. B. Haddad and Sergio F. dos Reis. 2016. Boundaries of Morphological and Molecular Variation and the Distribution of a Miniaturized Froglet, Brachycephalus nodoterga (Anura: Brachycephalidae). Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 169-178. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Cole, Esther M., Rosemary Hartman and Malcolm P. North. 2016. Hydroperiod and Cattle Use Associated with Lower Recruitment in an r-Selected Amphibian with a Declining Population Trend in the Klamath Mountains, California. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 37-43. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Edwards, Elise, Thomas K. Pauley and Jayme L. Waldron. 2016. Estimating Spring Salamander Detection Probability Using Multiple Methods. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 126-129. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Farasat, Hossein and Mozafar Sharifi. 2016. Ageing and Growth of the Endangered Kaiser's Mountain Newt, Neurergus kaiseri (Caudata: Salamandridae), in the Southern Zagros Range, Iran. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 120-125. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Hagey, Travis J., Nik Cole, Daniel Davidson, Anthony Henricks, Lisa L. Harmon and Luke J. Harmon. 2016. Temporal Variation in Structural Microhabitat Use of Phelsuma Geckos in Mauritius. Journal of Herpetology. 50 (1): 102-107. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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South American Journal of Herpetology 10(3)

South American Journal of Herpetology 10(3)

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Baldi, Ludmila Cristina, Fernanda Bastos dos Santos, Katharina Eichbaum Esteves, Fábio Cop Ferreira, Mariane Targino Rocha, Juliana Macedo Santana, Patrícia Coelho Teixeira and Cláudia Maris Ferreira. 2015. Anuran Communities in Different Riparian Habitats: Native Forest, Secondary Forest, and Sugarcane. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 195-204. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Magalhães, Felipe de Medeiros, Ednei de Almeida Mercês, Diego José Santana, Flora Acuña Juncá, Marcelo Felgueiras Napoli and Adrian Antonio Garda. 2015. The Tadpole of Bokermannohyla flavopicta Leite, Pezzuti and Garcia, 2012 and Oral Cavity Anatomy of the Tadpole of B. oxente Lugli and Haddad, 2006 (Anura: Hylidae). South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 211-218. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Mendelson, Joseph R., III, Amit Eichenbaum and Jonathan A. Campbell. 2015. Taxonomic Review of the Populations of the Fringe-Limbed Treefrogs (Hylidae: Ecnomiohyla) in Mexico and Nuclear Central America. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 187-194. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Ospina-Sarria, Jhon Jairo, Teddy Angarita-Sierra and Raul Pedroza-Banda. 2015. A New Species of Craugastor (Anura: Craugastoridae) from the Magdalena River Valley, Colombia, with Evaluation of the Characters Used to Identify Species of the Craugastor fitzingeri Group. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 165-177. Craugastor metriosistus sp. nov. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Parpinelli, Lilian and Otavio A.V. Marques. 2015. Reproductive Biology and Food Habits of the Blindsnake Liotyphlops beui (Scolecophidia: Anomalepididae). South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 205-210. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Quiñones, Javier, Ignacio García-Godos, Miguel Llapapasca, Francis Van Ordt and Evelyn Paredes. 2015. The Black Sea Turtle (Chelonia mydas agassizii) at Lobos de Tierra Island, Northern Peru: High Densities in Small Areas. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 178-186. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Rodrigues, Jefter Barbosa, Samara Cíntia Alves Gama, Gentil Alves Pereira Filho and Frederico Gustavo Rodrigues França. 2015. Composition and Ecological Aspects of a Snake Assemblage on the Savanna Enclave of the Atlantic Forest of the Guaribas Biological Reserve in Northeastern Brazil. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 157-164. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Sousa, Heitor C. de, Ana Hermínia S.B. Soares, Bernardo M. Costa, Davi L. Pantoja, Gabriel H. Caetano, Tânia A. de Queiroz and Guarino R. Colli. 2015. Fire Regimes and the Demography of the Lizard Micrablepharus atticolus(Squamata, Gymnophthalmidae) in a Biodiversity Hotspot. South American Journal of Herpetology. 10 (3): 143-156. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Phyllomedusa 14(2)

Phyllomedusa 14(2)

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Agostini, M. Gabriela and Patricia A. Burrowes. 2015. Infection patterns of the chytrid fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, on anuran assemblages in agro-ecosystems from Buenos Aires Province, Argentina. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 113-126. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Beebee, Trevor C. J. 2015. Book review: Amphibian Survey and Monitoring Handbook. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 171-172. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Cannatella, David C. 2015. Book review: Marsupial frogs: Gastrotheca & allied genera; with osteology by Linda Trueb. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 167-170. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Carvalho, Thiago Ribeiro de, Lucas Borges Martins and Ariovaldo Antonio Giaretta. 2015. The complex vocalization of Scinax cardosoi (Anura: Hylidae), with comments on advertisement calls in the S. ruber Clade. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 127-137. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Carvalho, Thiago R. de, Bernardo F. V. Teixeira, William E. Duellman and Ariovaldo A. Giaretta. 2015. Scinax cruentommus (Anura: Hylidae) in the upper Rio Negro drainage, Amazonas state, Brazil, with the redescription of its advertisement call. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 139-146. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Fantin, Cleiton, Dorothy Ivila Melo Pereira, Jorge Frank Ferreira, Paulo Cesar Andrade Machado, Tomas Hrbek, Luiz Alberto Santos Monjeló and Izeni Pires Farias. 2015. Evidence of multiple paternal contribution in Podocnemis sextuberculata (Testudines: Podocnemididae) detected by microsatellite markers. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 89-97. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Goldberg, Stephen R., Charles R. Bursey and Fred Kraus. 2015. Gastrointestinal helminths of Choerophryne proboscidea and Xenorhina parkerorum (Anura: Microhylidae) from Papua New Guinea. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 163-166. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Jorge, Jaqueiuto da Silva, Raul Fernandes Dantas Sales, Marcelo Nogueira de Carvalho Kokubum and Eliza Maria Xavier Freire. 2015. On the natural history of the Caatinga Horned Frog, Ceratophrys joazeirensis (Anura: Ceratophryidae), a poorly known species of northeastern Brazil. Phyllomedusa. 14 (2): 147-156. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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Hamadryad 37 (1-2)

Hamadryad 37 (1-2)

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Adler, Kraig. 2015. The planning and publication history of Patrick Russell's classic book, "Indian Serpents". Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 12-17. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bauer, Aaron M. 2015. Patrick Russell's snakes and their role as type specimens. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 18-65. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Bauer, Aaron M., Gernot Vogel and Patrick D. Campbell. 2015. A preliminary consideration of the dry snake skin specimens of Patrick Russell. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 73-84. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Campbell, Patrick D. 2015. The acquisition of Dr. Patrick Russell's snakeskin collections. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 66-72. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Campbell, Patrick D. and Efstratia Verveniotou. 2015. Collection storage improvement and the rehousing of the 1904 Patrick Russell snakeskins. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 85-94. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Chaudhuri, Anirban, Vivek Sharma and Jayaditya Purkayastha. 2015. Lycodon odishii, a junior synonym of Lycodon jara, with notes on morphological variation in this species (Squamata, Colubridae). Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 95-103. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Das, Madhurima, Parimal C. Bhattacharjee and Jayaditya Purkayastha. 2015. Addition of Hemidactylus aquilonius (McMahan & Zug, 2007) to the state fauna for four states of Northeast India. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 124-127. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Das, Abhijit and Karthikeyan Vasudevan. 2015. Notes on the distribution and natural history of Dinodon septentrionalis (Günther, 1875) from India. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 127-131. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Das, Indraneil. 2015. Patrick Russell (1727-1805), surgeon and polymath naturalist. Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 1-11. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

Fenoy, Xavier and Indraneil Das. 2015. Observations on a live Pseudoxenodon baramensis (Smith, 1921). Hamadryad. 37 (1-2): 121-124. [This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.]

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