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1 9805 Adcock, Z. C. 2012. Reproductive biology of the southern dwarf siren, Pseudobranchus axanthus, in southern Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 70pp.
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.
3 829 Bartlett, R. D. 1994. "Mud-eels" in the home aquarium. Tropical Fish Hobbyist 42(4):148, 150, 152–156.
4 879 Beck, W. H., Jr. 1948. An ecological study of the cold-blooded vertebrates of a north Florida lake. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 123pp.
5 1133 Branch, V. 1995. Those slippery sirens. Tropical Fish Hobbyist 44(2):164, 166, 168, 170.
6 6677 Brattstrom, B. H. 1963. A preliminary review of the thermal requirements of amphibians. Ecology 44:238–255.
7 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.
8 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
9 9666 Chatfield, M. W. H., P. Moler, and C. L. Richards-Zawacki. 2012. The amphibian chytrid fungus, Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis, in fully aquatic salamanders from southeastern North America. PLoS One 7:e44821.
10 1530 Christman, S. P., C. A. Young, S. Gonzalez, K. Hill, G. Navratil, and P. Delis. 2000. New records of amphibians and reptiles from Hardee County, Florida. Herpetological Review 31:116–117.
11 1743 Decker, J. D. 1952. A histological study of the digestive tract of the Sirenidae (excluding the oro-pharyngeal cavity). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 47pp.
12 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.
13 2313 Etheridge, K. 1985. Estivation in the sirenid salamanders, Siren lacertina (Linnaeus) and Pseudobranchus striatus (Le Conte). Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 67pp.
14 2314 Etheridge, K. 1985. The energetics of estivation in sirenid salamanders (Siren lacertina and Pseudobranchus striatus). Page 45 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 4–9 August 1985, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA.
15 2315 Etheridge, K. 1986. Water balance in estivating sirenid salamanders (Siren lacertina and Pseudobranchus striatus). Abstract in Proceedings of the 66th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists and 2nd Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 15–21 June 1986, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
16 1546 Franz, R., D. Maehr, A. Kinlaw, C. O'Brien, and R. D. Owen. 1998. Avon Park Air Force Range Project: distribution and abundance of sensitive wildlife species at Avon Park Air Force Range. Final Report, Project RWO-169. 90pp.
17 2519 Freeman, J. R. 1958. Burrowing in the salamanders Pseudobranchus striatus and Siren lacertina. Herpetologica 14:130.
18 2520 Freeman, J. R. 1959. A record-size dwarf siren. Herpetologica 15:16.
19 2521 Freeman, J. R. 1963. Studies on respiratory mechanisms of the salamander Pseudobranchus striatus. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 79pp.
20 2522 Freeman, J. R. 1967. Feeding behavior of the narrow-striped dwarf siren Pseudobranchus striatus axanthus. Herpetologica 23:313–314.
21 2635 Godley, J. S. 1979. Foraging ecology of the striped swamp snake, Regina alleni, in southern Florida. M.A. Thesis, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA. 83pp.
22 2636 Godley, J. S. 1980. Foraging ecology of the striped swamp snake, Regina alleni, in southern Florida. Ecological Monographs 50:411–436.
23 2669 Goin, C. J. 1942. The striped siren, Pseudobranchus striatus (Le Conte). M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 60pp.
24 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.
25 2674 Goin, C. J. 1947. Notes on the eggs and early larvae of three Florida salamanders. Natural History Miscellanea 10:1–4.
26 2683 Goin, C. J., and J. W. Crenshaw. 1949. Description of a new race of the salamander Pseudobranchus striatus (Le Conte). Annals of the Carnegie Museum 31(10):277–280.
27 2689 Goin, C. J., and L. H. Ogren. 1956. Parasitic copepods (Argulidae) on amphibians. Journal of Parasitology 42:154.
28 2682 Goin, C. J., and W. Auffenberg. 1955. The fossil salamanders of the family Sirenidae. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 113:497–514.
29 9812 Holbrook, J. D., J. Young, B. Bartek, and M. Dolinsky. 2012. Geographic distribution: Pseudobranchus axanthus belli (Everglades dwarf siren). Herpetological Review 43:612.
30 10172 Holbrook, J. D., N. J. Dorn, N. E. Knorp, and A. D. Chapman. 2014. Geographic distribution: Pseudobranchus axanthus belli (Everglades dwarf siren). Herpetological Review 45:275.
31 3178 Hutt, A. 1961. The siren's call. Florida Wildlife 14(11):26–29, 38.
32 3185 Indiviglio, F. 1997. Newts and salamanders. Barron's Educational Series, Hauppauge, New York, USA. 128pp.
33 3476 Kezer, J. 1982. Chromosome variation in the dwarf siren, Pseudobranchus striatus. Page 81 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 25th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the 30th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 1–6 August 1982, North Carolina State Museum of Natural History, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
34 3477 Kezer, J., and P. Moler. 1985. Chromosome variation in Pseudobranchus. Page 56 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 28th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles and the 33rd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 4–9 August 1985, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA.
35 3540 Knight, E. L., and D. S. Lee. 1968. The use of salamanders as fishing bait. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Society 4:86–88.
36 3618 Kushlan, J. A., S. A. Vorhees, W. F. Loftus, and P. C. Frohring. 1986. Length, mass, and calorific relationships of Everglades animals. Florida Scientist 49:65–79.
37 3689 Layne, J. N., J. A. Stallcup, G. E. Woolfenden, M. N. McCauley, and D. J. Worley. 1977. Fish and wildlife inventory of the seven-county region included in the Central Florida Phosphate Industry Areawide Environmental Impact Study. U.S. Department of Commerce, National Technical Information Services PB-278 456, Volume 1. 643pp.
38 3704 LeBuff, C. R., Jr. 1960. The presence of certain herptiles in southwest Florida. Herpetologica 16:197–198.
39 8419 Liu, F. R., P. E. Moler, and M. M. Miyamoto. 2006. Phylogeography of the salamander genus Pseudobranchus in the southeastern United States. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 39:149–159.
40 6948 Liu, F. R., P. E. Moler, H. P. Whidden, and M. M. Miyamoto. 2004. Allozyme variation in the salamander genus Pseudobranchus: phylogeographic and taxonomic significance. Copeia 2004:136–144.
41 8407 Liu, R. F. 2005. Phylogeography, evolution, and population genetics of the salamanders, Pseudobranchus, in the southeastern United States. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 103pp.
42 3955 Martof, B. S. 1972. Pseudobranchus, P. striatus. Dwarf sirens. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 118.1–4.
43 3959 Martof, B. S. 1974. Sirenidae. Sirens. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 151.1–2.
44 4098 Means, D. B. 1972. Comments on undivided teeth in urodeles. Copeia 1972:586–588.
45 10414 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and J. N. Layne. 2015. The herpetology of southern Florida. Monograph 5. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 10:1−353.
46 4290 Meylan, P. A., W. A. Auffenberg, and R. C. Hurlbert. 2001. Amphibia: frogs, toads, and salamanders. Pages 107–117 in R. C. Hurlbert, editor. The fossil vertebrates of Florida. University Press of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
47 7404 Moler, P. E. 2005. Pseudobranchus axanthus Netting and Goin, 1942(b); southern dwarf siren. Pages 908–909 in M. Lannoo, editor. Amphibian declines: the conservation status of United States species. University of California Press, Los Angeles, California, USA.
48 10594 Moler, P. E. 2019. Pseudobranchus axanthus Netting and Goin 1942, southern dwarf siren. Pages 124–126 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
49 4397 Moler, P. E., and J. Kezer. 1993. Karyology and systematics of the salamander genus Pseudobranchus (Sirenidae). Copeia 1993:39–47.
50 4402 Moler, P. E., H. P. Whidden, and M. M. Miyamoto. 1989. Chromosomal and biochemical variation in the salamander family Sirenidae. Page 121 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists and the 5th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 17–23 June 1989, San Francisco State University and California Academy of Science, San Francisco, California, USA.
51 4605 Neill, W. T. 1952. Remarks on salamander voices. Copeia 1952:195–196.
52 4609 Neill, W. T. 1954. Ranges and taxonomic allocations of amphibians and reptiles in the southeastern United States. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Publication of the Research Division 1:75–96, Silver Springs, Florida, USA.
53 4661 Netting, M. G., and C. J. Goin. 1942. Descriptions of two new salamanders from peninsular Florida. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 29:175–196.
54 5374 Schwartz, A. 1952. A new race of Pseudobranchus striatus from southern Florida. Natural History Miscellanea 115:1–9.
55 9811 Stabile, J. L. 2012. Captive propagation of the southern dwarf siren (Pseudobranchus axanthus). Herpetological Review 43:600–601.
56 5932 Ultsch, G. R. 1971. The relationship of dissolved carbon dioxide and oxygen to microhabitat selection in Pseudobranchus striatus. Copeia 1971:247–252.
57 5933 Ultsch, G. R. 1972. Gas exchange and metabolism in the Sirenidae (Amphibia, Caudata). Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 123pp.
58 5935 Ultsch, G. R. 1974. Gas exchange and metabolism in the Sirenidae (Amphibia: Caudata)—I: oxygen consumption of submerged sirenids as a function of body size and respiratory surface area. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology 47A:485–498.
59 6105 Whidden, H. P. 1989. An electrophoretic examination of the genus Pseudobranchus. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 60pp.

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