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1 37 Adrian, M. 1967. The American alligator. Hastings House, New York, New York, USA. 63pp.
2 728 Bancroft, G. T., J. S. Godley, D. T. Gross, N. N. Rojas, D. A. Sutphen and R. W. McDiarmid. 1983. Large-scale operations management test of use of the white amur for control of problem aquatic plants. The herpetofauna of Lake Conway: species accounts. Final report. Miscellaneous Paper A-83-5, U.S. Army Engineers Waterways Experiment Station, CE, Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA. 304pp.
3 1355 Carbary, L. J. 1961. All about alligators. Science Digest 50(3):27–31.
4 1380 Carr, A. 1994. Alligator country. Pages 104–124 in M. H. Carr, editor. A naturalist in Florida: a celebration of Eden. Yale University Press, New Haven and London,Connecticut, USA.
5 1385 Carr, A. 1994. Jubilee. Pages 25–39 in M. H. Carr, editor. A naturalist in Florida: a celebration of Eden. Yale University Press, New Haven and London, Connecticut, USA.
6 7262 Dalrymple, G. H. 1996. The effect of prolonged high water levels in 1995 on the American alligator in the Shark Valley area of Everglades National Park. Pages 125–135 in Proceedings of the conference on ecological assessment of the 1994–1995 water conditions in the southern Everglades, 22–23 August 1996, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA.
7 1755 Deitz, D. C. 1979. Behavioral ecology of young American alligators. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 151pp.
8 2425 Fogarty, M. J. 1974. The ecology of the Everglades alligator. Pages 367–373 in P. J. Gleason, editor. Environments of south Florida: present and past. Miami Geological Society Memoirs 2.
9 2430 Fogarty, M. J. 1984. The ecology of the Everglades alligator. Pages 211–218 in P. J. Gleason, editor. Environments of south Florida: present and past II. Miami Geological Society, Coral Gables, Florida, USA.
10 2461 Foster, M. L., and S. R. Humphrey. 1995. Use of highway underpasses by Florida panthers and other wildlife. Wildlife Society Bulletin 23:93–100.
11 2701 Goodwin, T. M. 1977. Seasonal movements of adult alligators in a large freshwater lake in north-central Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 56pp.
12 2702 Goodwin, T. M. 1978. Use of radio telemetry for...tracking alligators. Florida Wildlife 32(1):14–15.
13 2705 Goodwin, T. M., and W. R. Marion. 1979. Seasonal activity ranges and habitat preferences of adult alligators (Reptilia, Crocodilidae) in a north-central Florida lake. Journal of Herpetology 13:157–164.
14 2711 Gore, R. H. 1992. The Gulf of Mexico: a treasury of resources in the American Mediterranean. Pineapple Press, Inc., Sarasota, Florida, USA. 384pp.
15 2893 Hartley, W., and E. Hartley. 1977. The alligator: king of the wilderness. Thomas Nelson, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. 175pp.
16 3048 Hines, T. C., M. J. Fogarty, and L. C. Chappell. 1968. Alligator research in Florida, a progress report. Proceedings of the Annual Conference of the Southeastern Association of Game and Fish Commissioners 22:166–180.
17 4419 Morea, C. R. 1999. Home range, movement, and habitat use of the American alligator in the Everglades. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 92pp.
18 4421 Morea, C. R., K. G. Rice, H. F. Percival, and S. R. Howarter. 2000. Home range and daily movement of the American alligator in the Everglades. Pages 486–504 in Crocodiles: Proceedings of the 15th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group, IUCN—The World Conservation Union, Gland, Switzerland and Cambridge, United Kingdom.
19 8443 Murphy, P. A. 1991. Celestial compass orientation in juvenile American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis). Copeia 1981:638–645.
20 4751 O'Melia, T. 1990. Looking for love in all the wet places. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (June):23.
21 4882 Percival, H. F., and K. G. Rice. 1999. American alligator distribution, thermoregulation, and biotic potential relative to hydroperiod in the Everglades. Pages 84–85 in S. Gerould and A. Higer, compilers. U.S. Geological Survey program on the South Florida ecosystem. Proceedings of South Florida restoration science forum, 17–19 May 1999, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-181, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
22 6915 Phillips, M. L., K. G. Rice, C. R. Morea, H. F. Percival, and S. R. Howarter. 2003. Habitat selection and home range of American alligators in the Greater Everglades. Pages 178–179 in A. E. Torres, A. L. Higer, H. S. Henkel, P. R. Mixson, J. R. Eggleston, T. L. Embry, and G. Clement, compilers. U.S. Geological Survey Greater Everglades Science Program: 2002 Biennial Report, including USGS abstracts of presentations made at the Joint Science Conference on Florida Bay and Greater Everglades Ecosystem Restoration (GEER) – "From Kissimmee to the Keys," April 13–18, 2003, Palm Harbor, Florida. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 03-54, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
23 6998 Phillips, M. L., K. G. Rice, C. R. Morea, H. F. Percival, and S. R. Howarter. 2003. Habitat selection and home range of American alligators in the Greater Everglades. Pages 425–426 (abstract) in GEER Program and Abstracts, Joint Conference on the Science and Restoration of the Greater Everglades and Florida Bay Ecosystem – "From Kissimmee to the Keys," 13–18 April 2003, Palm Harbor, Florida, USA.
24 5118 Rice, K. G., and H. F. Percival. 1999. American alligator ecology. Pages 90–91 in S. Gerould and A. Higer, compilers. U.S. Geological Survey program on the South Florida ecosystem. Proceedings of South Florida restoration science forum, 17–19 May 1999, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 99-181, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
25 6808 Rice, K. G., H. F. Percival, and T. S. Gross. 2001. American alligator distribution, thermoregulation, and biotic potential relative to hydroperiod in the Everglades. Pages 131–133 in A. L. Higer, J. R. Eggleston, T. L. Embry, R. H. Mooney, L. Wedderburn, C. R. Goodwi, H. S. Henkel, K. M. H. Pegram, and T. J. Enright, compilers. U.S. Geological Survey Program on the South Florida Ecosystem: 2000 Proceedings. Greater Everglades Restoration (GEER) Conference, 11–15 December 2000, Naples, Florida. U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report 00-449, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
26 5155 Rodda, G. H. 1984. Homeward paths of displaced juvenile alligators as determined by radiotelemetry. Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 14:241–246.
27 5156 Rodda, G. H. 1984. The orientation and navigation of juvenile alligators: evidence of magnetic sensitivity. Journal of Comparative Physiology 154A:649–658.
28 5157 Rodda, G. H. 1985. Navigation in juvenile alligators. Zeitschrift fuer Tierpsychologie 68:65–77.
29 9915 Rosenblatt, A. 2013. Factors influencing movements and foraging ecology of American alligators (Alligator mississippiensis) in a dynamic subtropical coastal ecosystem. Dissertation, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA.
30 9400 Rosenblatt, A. E., and M. R. Heithaus. 2011. Does variation in movement tactics and trophic interactions among American alligators create habitat linkages? Journal of Animal Ecology 80:786−798.
31 5292 Santaniello, N. 1993. In Florida, spring means gators' fancy turns not-so-lightly to lust. League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (June):30.
32 5455 Silverstone, P. A. 1972. Final report of a study of the behavior of the American alligator (Alligator mississippiensis) at the Fort Pierce, Florida Bureau of the Smithsonian Institution. Unpublished Report to Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., USA. 55pp.
33 7651 Swiman, E., M. Hostetler, M. Main, and S. Webb Miller. 2005. Living with alligators: a Florida reality. Fact Sheet WEC 203, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 5pp.
34 10366 Throm, R. 2013. Movement and habitat selection of immature alligators in a restored wetland in Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
35 5859 Toops, C. M. 1979. The alligator: monarch of the Everglades. Everglades Natural History Association, Homestead, Florida, USA. 63pp.
36 9532 Woodward, A. 2009. Notes from the field: reptile and amphibian research. FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Field Notes No. 51:4.
37 6969 Woolard, J. W., R. M. Engeman, H. T. Smith, and M. Nelson. 2004. Alligator mississippiensis (American alligator). Homing and site fidelity. Herpetological Review 35:164.

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