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1 99 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The life history of the Everglades rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta rossalleni. Herpetologica 6:109–112.
2 127 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1953. The yellow rat snake. Florida Wildlife 6(8):6–7.
3 136 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1988. Florida Herps. The life history of the Everglades rat snake, Elaphe obsoleta rossalleni. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (December):23–26.
4 719 Baker, W. 1974. Longevity of lightning-struck trees and notes on wildlife use. Proceedings of the Annual Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference 13:497–504. Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
5 1564 Bartlett, D. 2002. Notes from the field. Krazy for the Keys: to see uncommon herps, take a trip way down south. Reptiles Magazine 10(4):22–26.
6 812 Bartlett, R. D. 1983. The plight of rossalleni. Notes of the Northern Ohio Association of Herpetologists 11(3):3–6.
7 814 Bartlett, R. D. 1988. In search of reptiles and amphibians. E. J. Brill, New York, New York, USA. 363pp.
8 826 Bartlett, R. D. 1993. Comments on the obsoleta-complex rat snakes of Florida. Tropical Fish Hobbyist 41(11):120–122, 124, 126, 128, 130–134, 136–137.
9 837 Bartlett, R. D. 1995. Notes from the field. Thoughts of bygone days: the passing of some traditions. Reptiles Magazine 3(6):84–87.
10 862 Bartram, W. 1791. Travels through North & South Carolina, Georgia, East & West Florida, the Cherokee country, the extensive territories of the Muscogulges, or Creek Confederacy, and the country of the Chactaws; containing, an account of the soil and natural productions of those regions, together with observations on the manners of the Indians. James & Johnson, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. 522pp. Bartram, W. 1947. The travels of William Bartram [edited by Mark van Doren]. Dover, New York, New York, USA. 414pp.
11 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
12 2039 Dodd, C. K., Jr., R. Franz, W. Timmerman, and B. G. Charest. 1988. Home range of large upland snakes in relation to preserve size in Florida sandhills habitats. Page 84 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, American Elasmobranch Society, Early Life History Section of the American Fisheries Society, Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, and American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 24–29 June 1988, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
13 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.
14 2489 Franz, R. 1995. Habitat use, movements, and home range in two species of ratsnakes (genus Elaphe) in a North Florida sand hill. Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission, Nongame Wildlife Program Project Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 62pp.
15 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.
16 2690 Goin, O. B. 1955. The world outside my door. MacMillan, New York, New York, USA. 184pp.
17 3075 Hobbs, H. H., Jr. 1942. The crayfishes of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences Series 3(2).
18 10786 Howze, J. M., K. J. Sash, J. P. Carroll, and L. L. Smith. 2019. A regional scale assessment of habitat selection and home range of the eastern rat snake in pine-dominated forests. Forest Ecology and Management 432:225–230.
19 3720 Lee, D. S. 1968. The woodrat in south central Florida. Florida Naturalist 41:171.
20 3725 Lee, D. S. 1969. Floridian herpetofauna associated with cabbage palms. Herpetologica 25:70–71.
21 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.
22 7290 Means, D. B. 2005. The value of dead tree bases and stumpholes as habitat for wildlife. Pages 74–78 in W. E. Meshaka, Jr., and K. J. Babbitt, editors. Amphibians and reptiles: status and conservation in Florida. Krieger, Malabar, Florida, USA.
23 4589 Neill, W. T. 1949. A new subspecies of rat snake (genus Elaphe) and notes on related forms. Herpetologica 5(Supplement 2):1–12.
24 4596 Neill, W. T. 1951. A bromeliad herpetofauna in Florida. Ecology 32:140–143.
25 4599 Neill, W. T. 1951. Florida's air-plants and their inhabitants. Florida Naturalist 24:61–66.
26 4614 Neill, W. T. 1957. Some misconceptions regarding the eastern coral snake, Micrurus fulvius. Herpetologica 13:111–118.
27 4625 Neill, W. T. 1965. Isolating mechanisms in snakes. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 27:333–347.
28 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.
29 9795 Parker, D. 2012. Florida rat snake quest. Reptiles 20(12):48–53.
30 6747 Porras, L. W. 2003. Fearful fishing: a man's snake phobia lands him in the drink. Reptiles Magazine 11(7):100.
31 10086 Sash, K. J. 2007. Snake ecology of the Red Hills region of South Georgia and North Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA. 53pp.
32 10085 Stapleton, S. P. 2005. Snake ecology in the Red Hills of Georgia and Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA. 162pp.

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