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1 106 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1952. "The glass-snake," a legless lizard. Florida Wildlife 5(11):9, 23.
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.
3 637 Auffenberg, W. 1955. Glass lizards (Ophisaurus) in the Pleistocene and Pliocene of Florida. Herpetologica 11:133–136.
4 639 Auffenberg, W. 1956. Additional records of Pleistocene lizards from Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 19:157–167.
5 702 Babbitt, L. H., and C. H. Babbitt. 1951. A herpetological study of burned-over areas in Dade County, Florida. Copeia 1951:79.
6 742 Barbour, T. 1920. Herpetological notes from Florida. Copeia 1920:55–57.
7 745 Barbour, T. 1924. Reptiles and amphibians: their habits and adaptations. Riverside Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA. 125pp.
8 6509 Barichivich, W. J., and C. K. Dodd, Jr. 2002. The effectiveness of wildlife barriers and underpasses on U.S. Highway 441 across Paynes Prairie State Preserve, Alachua County, Florida. Phase II post-construction. Final Report, Florida Caribbean Science Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA. Florida Department of Transportation Contract No. BB-854. 36pp.
9 790 Bartlett, D. 1995. Our anguids: the alligator and glass lizards of the United States. Reptiles Magazine 3(8):92–105.
10 819 Bartlett, R. D. 1989. Five legless southeasterners. Notes of the Northern Ohio Association of Herpetologists 16(11):4–10.
11 830 Bartlett, R. D. 1994. Florida's alien herps. Reptile & Amphibian Magazine (March–April):56–73, 103–109.
12 852 Bartlett, R. D. 2001. Thoughts on a few Ophisaurus. Reptile & Amphibian Hobbyist 6(8):46–52.
13 861 Bartram, J., and W. Bartram. 1957. John and William Bartram's America: selections from the writings of the Philadelphia naturalists. [Edited with an introduction by H. G. Cruickshank.] Devin-Adair Company, New York, New York, USA. 418pp.
14 1030 Blaney, R. M. 1971. An annotated checklist and biogeographic analysis of the insular herpetofauna of the Apalachicola Region, Florida. Herpetologica 27:406–430.
15 1036 Blatchley, W. S. 1931. My nature nook or notes on the natural history of the vicinity of Dunedin, Florida. Nature Publishing Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. 302pp.
16 1090 Boundy, J. 1994. County records for Florida amphibians and reptiles. Herpetological Review 25:78–79.
17 1189 Brown, F. B. E. 1847. (Extract of a letter.) Proceedings of the Boston Society of Natural History 2:235.
18 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
19 10261 Caudill, G., D. Caudill, B. Carpenter, K. M. Enge, and H. N. Curry. 2014. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Predation. Herpetological Review 45:698.
20 1749 Deckert, R. F. 1918. A list of reptiles from Jacksonville, Florida. Copeia 1918:30–33.
21 6962 Dodd, C. K., Jr., W. J. Barichivich, and L. L. Smith. 2004. Effectiveness of a barrier wall and culverts in reducing wildlife mortality on a heavily traveled highway in Florida. Biological Conservation 118:619–631.
22 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.
23 10871 Durso, A. M., and J. Middleton. 2019. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Predation. Herpetological Review 50:142–143.
24 2142 Dyrkacz, S. 1981. Recent instances of albinism in North American amphibians and reptiles. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles Herpetological Circular No. 11. 31pp.
25 2236 Enge, K. M. 1991. Herptile exploitation. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Section Annual Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 55pp.
26 2248 Enge, K. M. 1994. Lizards of the Florida scrub. Florida Wildlife 48(3):17–20.
27 2270 Enge, K. M., and K. N. Wood. 1999–2000. A herpetofaunal survey of Chassahowitzka Wildlife Management Area, Hernando County, Florida. Herpetological Natural History 7:117–144.
28 2494 Franz, R., J. Bauer, and T. Morris. 1994. Review of biologically significant caves and their faunas in Florida and south Georgia. Brimleyana 20:1–109.
29 8395 Goethel, C. A., H. T. Smith, and J. A. Moore. 2007. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard): a review of road-kill mortalities and occurrence in Florida with notes on an unusual event. Journal of Kansas Herpetology No. 22:13.
30 2751 Grimes, S. A. 1945. Birds of Duval County. Florida Naturalist 16:29–36.
31 2914 Hartmann, T. 1989. The eastern glass lizard, Ophisaurus ventralis. League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (February):22–24.
32 3078 Hoff, G. L., and F. H. White. 1977. Salmonella in reptiles: isolation from free-ranging lizards (Reptilia, Lacertilia) in Florida. Journal of Herpetology 11:123–129.
33 3107 Holman, J. A. 1971. Ophisaurus ventralis (Linnaeus). Eastern glass lizard. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 115.1–2.
34 3108 Holman, J. A. 1971. Ophisaurus. Glass lizards. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 110.1–3.
35 3113 Holman, J. A. 1996. The large Pleistocene (Sangamonian) herpetofauna of the Williston IIIA Site, north-central Florida. Herpetological Natural History 4:35–47.
36 9690 Holman, J. A. 2005. Herpetofauna of Grant's Cave, Florida: living animals and skeletal remains. Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 40:107–109.
37 10513 Jones, K. C., B. K. Rincon, T. A. Gorman, C. A. Haas, and R. 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, Journal of Kansas Herpetology 4(3):6–7.
38 8575 Kaufman, G. S., H. T. Smith, R. M. Engeman, W. E. Meshaka, Jr., and E. M. Cowan. 2007. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Fire-induced mortality. Herpetological Review 38:460–461.
39 3588 Krysko, K. L., and A. T. Reppas. 1998. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Nocturnal activity. Herpetological Review 29:239.
40 3808 Loennberg, E. 1894. Notes on reptiles and batrachians collected in Florida in 1892 and 1893. Proceedings of the U.S. National Museum 17:317–339.
41 4023 McConkey, E. H. 1951. A systematic study of the North American lizards of the genus Ophisaurus. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 102pp.
42 4024 McConkey, E. H. 1954. A systematic study of the North American lizards of the genus Ophisaurus. American Midland Naturalist 51:133–171.
43 4175 Means, D. B., and H. W. Campbell. 1981. Effects of prescribed burning on amphibians and reptiles. Pages 89–96 in G. W. Wood, editor. Prescribed fire and wildlife in southern forests. Belle W. Baruch Forest Science Institute, Clemson University, Georgetown, South Carolina, USA.
44 10414 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and J. N. Layne. 2015. The herpetology of southern Florida. Monograph 5. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 10:1−353.
45 4292 Meylan, P. A., W. A. Auffenberg, and R. C. Hurlbert. 2001. Reptilia 2: lizards, snakes, and crocodilians. Pages 137–151 in R. C. Hurlbert, editor. The fossil vertebrates of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
46 10665 Moler, P. E. 2019. Ophisaurus ventralis (Linnaeus 1766), eastern glass lizard. Pages 321–323 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
47 4394 Moler, P. E., and J. E. Berish. 1995. Impact of commercial exploitation on softshell turtle populations. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission Final Report Study No. 7542, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 18pp.
48 7345 Moore, J. A., H. T. Smith, and R. M. Engeman. 2005. Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Predation. Herpetological Review 36:182.
49 7694 Morrison, J. L., and K. E. Pias. 2006. Assessing the vertebrate component of the diet of Florida's crested caracaras (Caracara cheriway). Florida Scientist 69:36–43.
50 4590 Neill, W. T. 1949. Forms of Ophisaurus in the southeastern United States. Herpetologica 5:97–100.
51 4629 Neill, W. T. 1971. The last of the ruling reptiles: alligators, crocodiles, and their kin. Columbia University Press, New York, New York, USA. 486pp.
52 4795 Palis, J. G. 1993. Agkistrodon piscivorus conanti (Florida cottonmouth). Prey. Herpetological Review 24:59–60.
53 10814 Reichling, S. B. 2008. Reptiles and amphibians of the southern pine woods. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 320pp.
54 6476 Rodgers, J. A., Jr., S. T. Schwikert, T. F. Breen, and E. K. McConnell. 2002. Eastern glass lizard as probably prey of great egrets. Florida Field Naturalist 30:40.
55 5432 Shafland, P. 1991. When is a snake not a snake? Florida Wildlife 45(4):33.
56 5462 Simpson, C. T. 1924. Out of doors in Florida: the adventures of a naturalist, together with essays on the wild life and the geology of the state. E. B. Douglas Company, Miami, Florida, USA. 412pp.
57 5475 Smith, C. R. 1987. Ecology of juvenile and gravid eastern indigo snakes in north Florida. M.S. Thesis, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. 116pp.
58 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.
59 9179 Stevenson, D. J., M. R. Bolt, D. J. Smith, K. M. Enge, N. L. Hyslop, T. M. Norton, and K. J. Dyer. 2010. Prey records for the eastern indigo snake (Drymarchon couperi). Southeastern Naturalist 9:1–18.
60 5617 Stevenson, D., and D. Crowe. 1992. Geographic distribution: Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Herpetological Review 23:90.
61 6714 Tyson, J. 2003. The eastern glass lizard (Ophisaurus ventralis). Florida Wildlife 57(3):29.
62 6974 Welker, M. E., and M. Arnold. 2004. Geographic distribution: Ophisaurus ventralis (eastern glass lizard). Herpetological Review 35:188.
63 6254 Witz, B. W., and D. S. Wilson. 1993. Clutch size, egg mass, and incubation period in an eastern glass lizard, Ophisaurus ventralis. Florida Field Naturalist 21:36–37.

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