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1 6910 Aresco, M. J. 2003. Highway mortality of turtles and other herpetofauna at Lake Jackson, Florida, USA, and the efficacy of a temporary fence/culvert system to reduce roadkills. Pages 433–449 in C. L. Irwin, P. Garrett, and K. P. McDermott, editors. 2003 Proceedings of the International Conference on Ecology and Transportation, Center for Transportation and the Environment, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
2 7015 Aresco, M. J., and M. S. Gunzburger. 2004. Effects of large-scale sediment removal on herpetofauna in Florida wetlands. Journal of Herpetology 38:275–279.
3 629 Atkins, S., and J. MacMahon. 1967. The Zabski site, Merritt Island, Florida. Florida Anthropologist 20:133–145.
4 728 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.
5 6507 Bent, A. C. 1961. Life histories of North American birds of prey, Part 2. Dover Publications, New York, New York, USA. 482pp.
6 1063 Bogert, C. M., and R. B. Cowles. 1947. Results of the Archbold Expeditions. No. 58. Moisture loss in relation to habitat selection in some Florida reptiles. American Museum Novitates No. 1358. 34pp.
7 9881 Bourque, J. R. 2013. Kinosternidae from the Oligocene and Miocene of Florida, USA. Pages 459–475 in D. B. Brinkman, P. A. Holroyd, and J. D. Gardner, editors. Morphology and evolution of turtles. Springer, Netherlands.
8 1199 Brown, R. C. 1988. Florida's fossils: guide to location, identification and enjoyment. Pineapple Press, Sarasota, Florida, USA. 208pp.
9 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
10 2098 Duellman, W. E., and A. Schwartz. 1958. Amphibians and reptiles of southern Florida. Bulletin of the Florida State Museum, Biological Sciences 3:181–324.
11 2236 Enge, K. M. 1991. Herptile exploitation. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Section Annual Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 55pp.
12 2244 Enge, K. M. 1994. Florida's commercial trade in native turtles. Abstract in a symposium on the status and conservation of Florida turtles, 2–3 April 1994, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
13 10651 Enge, K. M. 2019. Kinosternon steindacheri (Siebenrock 1906), Florida mud turtle; Kinosternon subrubrum subrubrum (Lacepede 1788), southeastern mud turtle. Pages 279–282 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
14 2291 Ernst, C. H., R. W. Barbour, and J. R. Butler. 1972. Habitat preferences of two Florida turtles, genus Kinosternon. Transactions of the Kentucky Academy of Science 33:41–42.
15 2292 Ernst, C. H., R. W. Barbour, E. M. Ernst, and J. R. Butler. 1973. Growth of the mud turtle, Kinosternon subrubrum, in Florida. Herpetologica 29:247–250.
16 2293 Ernst, C. H., R. W. Barbour, E. M. Ernst, and J. R. Butler. 1974. Subspecific variation and intergradation in Florida Kinosternon subrubrum. Herpetologica 30:317–320.
17 9503 Foose, K. 2011. Herper's most wanted: eastern mud turtle (Kinosternon subrubrum). Reptiles 19(9):18−19.
18 2670 Goin, C. J. 1944. The lower vertebrate fauna of the water hyacinth community in northern Florida. Proceedings of the Florida Academy of Sciences 6:143–154.
19 3158 Hulbert, R. C., and G. S. Morgan. 1989. Stratigraphy, paleoecology, and vertebrate fauna of the Leisley Shell Pit local fauna, early Pleistocene (Irvingtonian) of southwestern Florida. Paper of the Florida Paleontologist No. 2. 19pp.
20 3204 Iverson, J. B. 1977. Kinosternon subrubrum (Lacepede). Mud turtle. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 193.1–4.
21 3218 Iverson, J. B. 1998. Molecules, morphology, and mud turtle phylogenetics (Family Kinosternidae). Chelonian Conservation and Biology 3:113–117.
22 10123 Iverson, J. B., M. Le, and C. Ingram. 2013. Molecular phylogenetics of the mud and musk turtle family Kinosternidae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 68:929–939.
23 3555 Koschmann, G. 1966. Turtles and the Everglades water problem. International Turtle & Tortoise Society Journal 1(1):21–22, 36, 47.
24 3660 Lardie, R. L. 1975. Observations on reproduction in Kinosternon. Journal of Herpetology 9:260–264.
25 4180 Means, D. B., and A. Harvey. 1999. Barbour's map turtle in the diet of nesting bald eagles. Florida Field Naturalist 27:14–16.
26 8274 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and J. W. Gibbons. 2006. Kinosternon subrubrum – eastern mud turtle. Pages 189–196 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
27 4289 Meylan, P. A. 1995. Pleistocene amphibians and reptiles from the Leisley Shell Pits, Hillsborough County, Florida. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 37 Part I:273–297.
28 8272 Meylan, P. A. 2006. Introduction to the mud and musk turtles: Family Kinosternidae. Pages 178–179 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
29 4291 Meylan, P. A., W. A. Auffenberg, and R. C. Hurlbert. 2001. Reptilia 1: turtles and tortoises. Pages 118–136 in R. C. Hurlbert, editor. The fossil vertebrates of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
30 8036 Moll, D., and E. O. Moll. 2004. The ecology, exploitation, and conservation of river turtles. Oxford University Press, New York, New York, USA. 393pp.
31 4633 Neill, W. T., and E. R. Allen. 1954. Algae on turtles: some additional considerations. Ecology 35:581–584.
32 4635 Neill, W. T., H. J. Gut, and P. Brodkorb. 1956. Animal remains from four preceramic sites in Florida. American Antiquity 21:383–395.
33 5421 Seigel, R. A., and N. A. Seigel. 1980. Geographic distribution: Kinosternon subrubrum hippocrepis (Mississippi mud turtle). Herpetological Review 11:38.
34 6528 Walker, D., and J. C. Avise. 1998. Principles of phylogeography as illustrated by freshwater and terrestrial turtles in the southeastern United States. Annual Review of Ecology and Systematics 29:23–58.
35 6001 Walker, D., P. E. Moler, K. A. Buhlmann, and J. C. Avise. 1998. Phylogeographic patterns in Kinosternon subrubrum and K. baurii based on mitochondrial DNA restriction analyses. Herpetologica 54:174–184.
36 6530 Zug, G. R. 1963. Male genitalia in the systematics of turtles. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 39pp.

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