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1 10055 Teare, A. R. 2010. Reproductive biology and conservation genetics of the alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii). M.S. Thesis, Georgia Southern Universit Statesboro, Georgia, USA. 91pp.
2 9710 Adkins Giese, C. L., D. N. Greenwald, and T. Curry. 2012. Petition to list 53 amphibians and reptiles in the United States as threatened or endangered species under the Endangered Species Act. Center for Biological Diversity. 454pp.
3 75 Allen, E. R. 1948. The truth about turtles. Florida Wildlife 1(9):6–7, 17.
4 93 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The alligator snapping turtle, Macrochelys temminckii, in Florida. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Special Publication No. 4, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 15pp.
5 105 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1951. The snapping turtles. Florida Wildlife 5(4):11, 25–26.
6 153 Allen, R. 1969. Why save the alligator. Presented to Conservation 70s Inc. Environmental Legislative Workshop, Panel No. 4, Wildlife Resources, Homosassa Springs, Florida, USA. 5pp. [Printed by International Crocodilian Society, Silver Springs, Florida, USA.]
7 386 Anonymous. 1989. Tortoises and freshwater turtles: an action plan for their conservation. IUCN/SSC, Gland, Switzerland. 47pp.
8 9522 Anonymous. 2011. Research spotlight: Paul Moler. FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Field Notes No. 62:9.
9 643 Auffenberg, W. 1957. The status of the turtle Macroclemys floridana Hay. Herpetologica 13:123–126.
10 772 Barnes, V. 1987. Snapper. Florida Wildlife 41(4):38–40.
11 6945 Brandt, K., L. Chafin, and M. Hughes. 2003. Rare, threatened, and endangered species in forests of Florida: a guide to assist with forestry activities. International Paper Company, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Division of Forestry of the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, and Florida Department of Transportation. 299pp.
12 1215 Buhlmann, K. A., and J. W. Gibbons. 1997. Imperiled aquatic reptiles of the southeastern United States: historical review and current conservation status. Pages 201–232 in G. W. Benz and D. E. Collins, editors. Aquatic fauna in peril: the southeastern perspective. Special Publication 1, Southeast Aquatic Research Institute, Lenz Design & Communications, Decatur, Georgia, USA.
13 9261 Chaffin, K., T. M. Norton, K. Gilardi, R. Poppenga, J. B. Jensen, P. Moler, C. Cray, E. S. Dierenfeld, T. Chen, M. Oliva, F. C. Origgi, S. Gibbs, L. Mazzaro, and J. Mazet. 2008. Health assessment of free-ranging alligator snapping turtles (Macrochelys temminckii) in Georgia and Florida. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 44:670–686.
14 9147 Chandler, C. H., and F. J. Janzen. 2009. Phylogenetic position of the snapping turtles (Chelydridae) based on nucleotide sequence data. Copeia 2009:209–213.
15 1552 Cochran, D. M. 1944. Dangerous reptiles. Pages 275–324 in Annual Report Smithsonian Institution for 1943. Publication 3753.
16 1635 Cox, J. A., and R. S. Kautz. 2000. Habitat conservation needs of rare and imperiled wildlife in Florida. Office of Environmental Services, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 156pp.
17 9465 Echelle, A. A., J. C. Hackler, J. B. Lack, S. R. Ballard, J. Roman, S. F. Fox, D. M. Leslie, Jr., and R. A. Van Den Bussche. 2010. Conservation genetics of the alligator snapping turtle: cytonuclear evidence of range-wide bottleneck effects and unusually pronounced geographic structure. Conservation Genetics 11:1375−1387.
18 8260 Ewert, M. A., D. R. Jackson, and P. E. Moler. 2006. Macrochelys temminckii – alligator snapping turtle. Pages 58–71 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
19 9446 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2011. Alligator snapping turtle biological status review report. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 16pp.
20 10127 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2013. A species action plan for the alligator snapping turtle. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 28pp.
21 10441 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2015. Alligator snapping turtle species biological status review report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. ?pp.
22 10442 Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 2016. Florida’s imperiled species management plan. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. ?pp.
23 2407 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. 1987. 1986–87 annual report. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 32pp.
24 10361 Folt, B., and C. Guyer. 2015. Evaluating recent taxonomic changes for alligator snapping turtles (Testudines: Chelydridae). Zootaxa 3947(3):447–450.
25 2585 George, G. 1988. The current status of the alligator snapping turtle, Macroclemys temmincki, with a review of its natural history. International Herpetological Symposium on Captive Propagation and Husbandry 11:75–81.
26 8408 Hackler, J. C., R. A. van den Bussche, and D. M. Leslie. 2007. Characterization of microsatellite DNA markers for the alligator snapping turtle, Macrochelys temminckii. Molecular Ecology Notes 7:474–476.
27 7904 Hoser, R. T. 2013. An updated taxonomy of the living alligator snapping turtles (Macrochelys Gray, 1856), with descriptions of a new tribe, new species and new subspecies. Australasian Journal of Herpetology 16:53–63.
28 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.
29 3166 Hunter, G. 1972. The meanest beast. Florida Wildlife 25(8):24–28.
30 3275 Jackson, D. R. 2002. Survey of an important distributional gap in the Florida range of the river cooter and other freshwater turtles. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 27pp.
31 3651 Lane, J. J., and W. A. Mitchell. 1997. Species profile: alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii) on military installations in the southeastern United States. Technical Report SERDP-97-9, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Waterways Experiment Station, Vicksburg, Mississippi, USA. 16pp.
32 9685 Lechowicz, C. 2006. The tympanum: a past CHS president writes from Florida... Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 41:175–176.
33 7094 Levine, D. 1994. The alligator snapping turtle, Macroclemys temminckii: giant of the southeastern states. California Turtle and Tortoise Club, The Tortuga Gazette 30(9):1–3.
34 8515 Love, B. 2007. Herpetological queries. Reptiles Magazine 5(12):14, 16.
35 8569 Love, B. 2007. Herpetological queries: wild green iguanas, gator turtles. Reptiles Magazine 14, 16.
36 6736 Lovich, J. E. 1993. Macroclemys, M. temminckii. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 562.1–4.
37 3857 Low, J. 1991. Turtle talk—the alligator snapper. Reptile & Amphibian Magazine (March–April):32–37.
38 10355 Mays, J. D., and E. P. Hill. 2015. Macrochelys apalachicolae (Apalachicola alligator snapping turtle). Aerial basking. Herpetological Review 46:425.
39 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.
40 8258 Meylan, P. A. 2006. Introduction to the snapping turtles: Family Chelydridae. Pages 42–43 in P. A. Meylan, editor. Biology and conservation of Florida turtles. Chelonian Research Monographs No. 3.
41 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.
42 4388 Moler, P. E. 1994. Status of Florida's riverine turtles. Abstract in a symposium on the status and conservation of Florida turtles, 2–3 April 1994, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
43 4389 Moler, P. E. 1996. Alligator snapping turtle distribution and relative abundance. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Final Report Study No. 7544, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 21pp.
44 4390 Moler, P. E. 1996. Forensic identification of alligator snapping turtle meat. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Statewide Wildlife Research Final Performance Report Study No. 7545, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 9pp.
45 4392 Moler, P. E. 1999. Status and distribution of the alligator snapping turtle in Florida. Abstract in G. L. Heinrich and P. A. Meylan, coordinators. A Second Symposium on the Status and Conservation of Florida Turtles and the 1999 Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 8–11 October 1999, Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
46 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.
47 4478 Muller, J. W. 1989. Matrix of habitats and distribution by county of rare/endangered species in Florida. Florida Natural Areas Inventory, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 91pp.
48 10157 Murray, C. M., C. D. McMahan, J. L. Dobie, and C. Guyer. 2014. Cranial variation amongst independent lineages of the alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii). Journal of Zoological Systematics and Evolutionary Research 10.1111.
49 4633 Neill, W. T., and E. R. Allen. 1954. Algae on turtles: some additional considerations. Ecology 35:581–584.
50 8194 Norton, T. M., K. Chaffin, R. Poppenga, J. Jensen, P. Moler, C. Cray, E. Dierenfeld, M. S. Sepulveda, T. Gross, N. Denslow, K. Kroll, T. Chen, S. Telford, M. Oliva, F. Origgi, A. Johnson, and S. Gibbs. 2006. Health assessment of the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii) in Georgia and Florida. Abstract in 28th Annual Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, 26–29 October 2006, Valdosta, Georgia, USA.
51 7997 Norton, T. M., R. Poppenga, P. Moler, J. Jensen, C. Cray, E. Dierenfeld, M. S. Sepulveda, T. Gross, N. Denslow, T. Chen, S. Telford, M. Oliva, F. Origgi, and M. B. Brown. 2003. Health assessment of the alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii) in Georgia and Florida. Pages 110–111 (abstract) in C. K. Baer, editor. Special Issue: Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians, 4–9 October 2003, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
52 4712 Nye, S. 1986. The alligator snapping turtle, Macroclemys temminckii. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 3(5):24–26.
53 4921 Platt, S. G. 1994. The biology, status, and captive propagation of the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii). Vivarium 6(2):22–23, 42, 44–45.
54 4964 Printiss, D., and D. Hipes. 1999. Rare amphibian and reptile survey of Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. Final Report, Florida Natural Areas Inventory, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 57pp.
55 4973 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1975. Alligator snappers. Florida Naturalist 48(6):14–17.
56 4979 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1978. Alligator snapping turtle, Macroclemys temmincki (Troost). Pages 69–71 in R. W. McDiarmid, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume 3. Amphibians and reptiles. University Presses of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
57 4984 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1982. The biology and status of the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temmincki) with research and management recommendations. Report to World Wildlife Fund. 126pp.
58 4986 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1989. The alligator snapping turtle: biology and conservation. Milwaukee Public Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. 104pp.
59 4987 Pritchard, P. C. H. 1992. Alligator snapping turtle, Macroclemys temminckii (Harlan). Pages 171–177 in P. E. Moler, editor. Rare and endangered biota of Florida. Volume III. Amphibians and reptiles. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
60 8382 Reed, R. N., J. Congdon, and J. W. Gibbons. 2002. The alligator snapping turtle [Macrochelys (Macroclemys) temminckii]: a review of ecology, life history, and conservation, with demographic analyses of the sustainability of take from wild populations. A report to Division of Scientific Authority, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Aiken, South Carolina, USA. 17pp.
61 5169 Roman, J, and B. W. Bowen. 1996. Genetic tools for forensic identification of meat and byproducts from the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii) and common snapping turtle (Chelydra serpentina). Report to Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Tallahassee. BEECS Genetic Analysis Core, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 23pp.
62 5170 Roman, J. 1997. Cryptic evolution and population structure in the alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys temminckii). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 33pp.
63 5172 Roman, J., and B. W. Bowen. 2000. The mock turtle syndrome: genetic identification of turtle meat purchased in the southeastern United States of America. Animal Conservation 3:61–65.
64 5174 Roman, J., S. D. Santhuff, P. E. Moler, and B. W. Bowen. 1999. Population structure and cryptic evolutionary units in the alligator snapping turtle. Conservation Biology 13:135–142.
65 5173 Roman, J., S. Santhuff, P. Moler, and B. W. Bowen. 1996. Phylogeography of the alligator snapping turtle based on mtDNA control-region sequences. Abstract in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists and 44th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologist's League, 13–19 June 1996, Hotel Inter-Continental, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
66 8881 Science Applications International Corporation. 2006. Final threatened and endangered species component plan. Prepared for Department of the Air Force, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida. 254pp.
67 5451 Shotts, E. B., Jr., J. L. Gaines, Jr., L. Martin, and A. K. Prestwood. 1972. Aeromonas-induced deaths among fish and reptiles in an eutrophic inland lake. Journal of the American Veterinary Medicine Association 161:603–607.
68 9545 Steen, D. A., K. C. Jones, J. B. Jensen, B. K. Rincon, J. C. Godwin, and S. P. Graham. 2011. New amphibian and reptile county records for the Florida Panhandle. Herpetological Review 42:576−577.
69 8988 Telford, S. R., Jr., T. M. Norton, P. E. Moler, and J. B. Jensen. 2009. A new haemogregarina species of the alligator snapping turtle, Macrochelys temminckii (Testudines:Chelydridae), in Georgia and Florida that produces macromeronts in circulating erythrocytes. Journal of Parasitology 95:208–214.
70 10637 Thomas, T. M., and K. M. Enge. 2019. Macrocheylis apalachicolae (Thomas, Granatosky, Bourque, Moler, Gamble, Suarez, Enge, and Roman 2014), Apalachicola alligator snapping turtle); Macrocheylis suwanniensis (Thomas, Granatosky, Bourque, Moler, Gamble, Suarez, Enge, and Roman 2014), Suwannee alligator snapping turtle); Macrochelys temminckii (Harlan 1835), alligator snapping turtle. Pages 239–244 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
71 9633 Thomas, T. M., M. C. Granatosky, and P. Moler. 2011. Morphology of the alligator snapping turtle (Macrochelys temminckii). Page 52 (abstract) in 9th Annual Symposium on the Conservation and Biology of Tortoises and Freshwater Turtles, Joint Annual Meeting of the Turtle Survival Alliance and IUCN Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group, 14−17 August 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
72 10158 Thomas, T. M., M. C. Granatosky, Jason R. Bourque, K. L. Krysko, P. E. Moler, T. Gamble, E. Suarez, E. Leone, K. M. Enge, and J. Roman. 2014. Taxonomic assessment of alligator snapping turtles (Chelydridae: Macrochelys), with the description of two new species from the southeastern United States. Zootaxa 3768(2):141–165.
73 9263 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1984. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; finding on a petition to list the alligator snapping turtle as a threatened species. Federal Register 49:7416–7417.
74 8130 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 1994. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; animal candidate review for listing as endangered or threatened species. Federal Register, Part IV.
75 8217 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2005. Inclusion of alligator snapping turtle (Macroclemys [=Macrochelys] temminckii) and all species of map turtle (Graptemys spp.) in Appendix III to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora. Federal Register 70:74700−74712.
76 10566 U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. 2015. Endangered and threatened wildlife and plants; 90-day findings on 31 petitions. Federal Register 80:37568−37579.
77 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.
78 6106 White, C. P. 1986. Designed for survival—freshwater turtles. National Geographic Magazine 169:40–59.
79 6413 Wood, D. A. 1991. Legal accommodation of Florida's endangered species, threatened species and species of special concern. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 19pp.
80 9530 Woodward, A. 2009. Notes from the field: reptile and amphibian research. FWC Fish and Wildlife Research Institute Field Notes No. 52:4.
81 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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