Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Logo Herpetofauna of Florida

Herp Bibliography Page

Click on the reference number to get species and topics for the reference.

1 72 Allen, E. R. 1940. Poisonous snakes of Florida. Florida Game and Fish 1(10):6–9.
2 80 Allen, E. R. 1951. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 4(9):6–8, 20–22.
3 82 Allen, E. R. 1953. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 7(5):11, 37, 40.
4 94 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The cane-brake rattlesnake. Florida Wildlife 4(6):18–19, 35.
5 187 Andrews, C. E., J. E. Dees, R. O. Edwards, K. W. Jackson, C. C. Snyder, T. Moseley, J. F. Gennaro, Jr., and G. W. Gehres. 1968. Venomous snakebite in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 55:308–316.
6 792 Bartlett, D. 1996. Notes from the field. "Buzztails" worthy of mention. Reptiles Magazine 4(6):34–38.
7 839 Bartlett, R. D. 1996. Notes from the field. Random thoughts on eastern diamondbacks and canebrakes. Reptiles Magazine 4(8):70–75.
8 9138 Bober, M. A., J. L. Glenn, R. C. Straight, and C. L. Ownby. 1988. Detection of myotoxon a-like proteins in various snake venoms. Toxicon 26:665–673.
9 7935 Carroll, R. R., E. L. Hall, and C. S. Kitchens. 1997. Canebrake rattlesnake envenomation. Annals of Emerging Medicine 30:45–48.
10 1455 Catesby, M. 1731–1743. The natural history of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands: containing the figures of birds, beasts, fishes, serpents, insects, and plants; particularly, those not hitherto described, or incorrectly figured by former authors, with their descriptions in English and French. To which is prefixed, a new and correct map of the countries; with observations on their natural state, inhabitants, and productions. 2 Volumes. Printed for the author, London, England.
11 2400 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. n.d. Snakes can kill. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 6pp.
12 2613 Glenn, J. L., R. C. Straight, and T. B. Wolt. 1994. Regional variation in the presence of canebrake toxin in Crotalus horridus venom. Comparative Biochemisty and Physiology, Part C Pharmacology Toxicology and Endocrinology 107:337–346.
13 2748 Grenard, S. 2000. Is rattlesnake venom evolving? Natural History 109(6):44–49.
14 3177 Hutchison, R. H. 1929. On the incidence of snake bite poisoning in the United States and the results of the newer methods of treatment. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 3(2):43–57, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
15 3810 Loftin, H. 1959. Danger afield. Florida Wildlife 13(2):20–24, 48.
16 4049 McCullough, N. C., and J. F. Gennaro. 1970. Treatment of venomous snakebite in the United States. Clinical Toxicology 3:483–500.
17 4172 Means, D. B. 1999. Venomous snakes of Florida. Florida Wildlife 53(5):13–20.
18 4573 Naggiar, M. 1976. First aid for snakebite. Florida Wildlife 30(8):10–14.
19 4607 Neill, W. T. 1952. The reptiles of Florida: Part I. Florida Naturalist 25:11–16.
20 4837 Parrish, H. M. 1957. The poisonous snake bite problem in Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 20:185–204.
21 4842 Parrish, H. M., and G. H. Wiechmann. 1968. Rattlesnake bites in the eastern United States. Southern Medical Journal 61:118–126.
22 7956 Parrish, H. M., and R. E. Thompson. 1958. Human envenomation from bites of recently milked rattlesnakes: a report of three cases. Copeia 1958:83–86.
23 10101 Rokyta, D. R., K. P. Wray, and M. J. Margres. 2013. The genesis of an exceptionally lethal venom in the timber rattlesnake (Crotalus horridus) revealed through comparative venom-gland transcriptomics. BMC Genomics 14:394.
24 5242 Ruskosky, D., and T. Kunisaki. 1996. Epidemiology of venomous bites and stings in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 83:172–173.
25 9874 Shupe, S. 2013. Venomous snakes of the world: a manual for use by U.S. amphibious forces. Skyhorse Publishing, New York, New York, USA. 320pp.
26 5535 Sowder, W. T., and G. W. Gehres. 1963. Snakebites in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 49:973–976.
27 9139 Straight, R. C., J. L. Glenn, T. B. Wolt, and M. C. Wolfe. 1991. Regional differences in content of small basic peptide toxins in the venoms of Crotalus adamanteus and Crotalus horridus. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 100B:51–58.
28 5692 Stubbs, T. 1971. Venomous snakes in Florida. Florida Wildlife 24(10):20–25.
29 6051 Watt, C. H., Jr. 1978. Poisonous snakebite treatment in the United States. Journal of the American Medical Association 240:654–656.
30 8990 Wozniak, E. J., J. Wisser, and M. Schwartz. 2006. Venomous adversaries: a reference to snake identification, field safety, and bite-victim first aid for disaster-response personnel deploying into the hurricane-prone regions of North America. Wilderness and Environmental Medicine 17:246–266.
31 10295 Wray, K. P., M. J. Margres, M. Seavy, and D. R. Rokyta. 2015. Early significant ontogenetic changes in snake venoms. Toxicon 96:74–81.

Click on citation number to find out species and topics covered.