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1 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.
2 742 Barbour, T. 1920. Herpetological notes from Florida. Copeia 1920:55–57.
3 829 Bartlett, R. D. 1994. "Mud-eels" in the home aquarium. Tropical Fish Hobbyist 42(4):148, 150, 152–156.
4 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.
5 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
6 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.
7 1596 Cooley, L. S. 1983. Winter food habits and factors influencing the winter diet of river otter in north Florida. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 51pp.
8 9155 Dodd, C. K., Jr., J. S. Staiger, W. J. Barichivich, and M. S. Gunsburger. 2006. Southeast Amphibian Research & Monitoring Initiative 2006 annual summary. U.S. Geological Survey, Florida Integrated Science Center, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 83pp.
9 2113 Dunn, E. R. 1924. Siren, a herbivorous salamander? Science 59(1519):145.
10 6414 Enge, K. M. 2002. Herpetofaunal drift-fence survey of steephead ravines and seepage bogs in the western Florida Panhandle. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Final Performance Report, Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 66pp.
11 10832 Fedler, M. T., P. E. Moler, and K. M. Enge. 2019. A phylogeographic evaluation of the siren of Florida and resulting taxonomic implications. Abstract in SE PARC 2019 Poster Abstracts, 14–17 February 2019, Black Mountain, North Carolina, USA.
12 2541 Funderburg, J. B., and D. S. Lee. 1967. Distribution of the lesser siren, Siren intermedia in Florida. Herpetologica 23:65.
13 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.
14 2636 Godley, J. S. 1980. Foraging ecology of the striped swamp snake, Regina alleni, in southern Florida. Ecological Monographs 50:411–436.
15 2640 Godley, J. S. 1983. Observations on the courtship, nests and young of Siren intermedia in southern Florida. American Midland Naturalist 110:215–219.
16 2668 Goin, C. J. 1942. Description of a new race of Siren intermedia. Annals of the Carnegie Museum 29:211–217.
17 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.
18 10785 Graham, S. P., R. Kline, D. A. Steen, and C. Kelehear. 2018. Description of an extant salamander from the Gulf Coastal Plain of North America: the reticulated siren, Siren reticulata. PLoS ONE 13(12):e0207460.
19 2802 Gunzburger, M. S., and M. J. Aresco. 2001. Effects of muck removal on populations of large aquatic salamanders (Siren and Amphiuma). Pages 107–108 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Florida Lake Management Society Twelfth Annual Conference, 21–24 May 2001, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
20 3075 Hobbs, H. H., Jr. 1942. The crayfishes of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences Series 3(2).
21 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.
22 3360 Johnson, E. 1995. Siren sings at Lake Griffin. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Resource Management Notes 7(3):4.
23 3361 Johnson, E. 1996. Losing my mind to a siren. Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Resource Management Notes 8(1):29.
24 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.
25 7246 Krysko, K. L., K. M. Enge, J. H. Townsend, E. M. Langan, S. A. Johnson, and T. S. Campbell. 2005. New county records of amphibians and reptiles from Florida. Herpetological Review 36:85–87.
26 6511 Kushlan, J. A., and M. S. Kushlan. 1975. Food of the white ibis in southern Florida. Florida Field Naturalist 3:31–38.
27 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.
28 7406 Leja, W. T. 2005. Siren intermedia Barnes, 1826; lesser siren. Pages 910–912 in M. Lannoo, editor. Amphibian declines: the conservation status of United States species. University of California Press, Los Angeles, California, USA.
29 7918 Manter, H. W. 1938. A collection of trematodes from Florida Amphibia. Transactions of the American Microscopical Society 57:26–37.
30 3956 Martof, B. S. 1973. Siren intermedia Le Conte. Lesser siren. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 127.1–3.
31 3958 Martof, B. S. 1974. Siren Linnaeus. Sirens. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 152.1–2.
32 3959 Martof, B. S. 1974. Sirenidae. Sirens. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 151.1–2.
33 10414 Meshaka, W. E., Jr., and J. N. Layne. 2015. The herpetology of southern Florida. Monograph 5. Herpetological Conservation and Biology 10:1−353.
34 10596 Moler, P. E. 2019. Siren intermedia complex Barnes 1826, lesser siren. Pages 128–130 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
35 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.
36 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.
37 4601 Neill, W. T. 1951. Notes on the role of crawfishes in the ecology of reptiles, amphibians, and fishes. Ecology 32:764–766.
38 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.
39 4697 Noble, G. K., and B. C. Marshall. 1932. The validity of Siren intermedia Le Conte, with observations on its life history. American Museum Novitates No. 532. 17pp.
40 5288 Sanderson, R. A., and D. S. Lee. 1970. Another lesser siren from central Florida. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Society 6:7–8.
41 9066 Smith, C. P., D. R. Gregoire, and M. S. Gunzburger. 2009. Baiting differentially influences capture rates of large aquatic salamanders, Sirens and Amphiuma. Herpetological Review 40:304–306.
42 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.
43 5626 Stevenson, D., and D. Crowe. 1992. Geographic distribution: Siren intermedia (lesser siren). Herpetological Review 23:85.
44 5933 Ultsch, G. R. 1972. Gas exchange and metabolism in the Sirenidae (Amphibia, Caudata). Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 123pp.
45 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.
46 6340 Wray, K., and R. Owen. 1999. New records for amphibians and reptiles from Nassau County, Florida. Herpetological Review 30:237–238.

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