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1 9786 Anonymous. 2012. Tegus in Florida. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. 1p.
2 9810 Enge, K. M., A. Jernigan, R. Johnson, J. E. Diemer Berish, P. E. Moler, T. M. Thomas, and R. A. Kiltie. 2012. What the world needs is a better gopher tortoise trap. Herpetological Review 43:574–578.
3 8191 Enge, K. M., B. W. Kaiser, and R. B. Dickerson. 2006. Another large exotic lizard in Florida, the Argentine black and white tegu. Abstract in Proceedings of the 28th Annual Gopher Tortoise Council Meeting, 26–29 October 2006, Valdosta, Georgia, USA.
4 9371 Engeman, R., E. Jacobson, M. L. Avery, and W. E. Meshaka, Jr. 2011. The aggressive invasion of exotic reptiles in Florida with a focus on prominent species: a review. Current Zoology 57:599–612.
5 9784 Giardina, D., and T. Pernas. 2012. ECISMA uncovers first wild tegu nest in Miami-Dade. ECISMA Newsletter 3(1):4.
6 9783 Giardina, D.J. 2011. The trouble with tegus. ECISMA Newsletter 2(1):5.
7 9127 Hardin, S. 2007. Managing non-native wildlife in Florida: state perspective, policy and practice. Pages 43–52 in G. W. Wilmer, W. C. Pitt, and K. A. Fagerstone, editors. Managing vertebrate invasive species: proceedings of an international symposium. USDA/APHIS/WS, National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA.
8 10193 Kaiser, B. W., K. J. Osorio, R. M. Engeman, S. F. Dickman, and R. L. Ross. 2011. Methods for detecting new invasions and assessing gopher tortoise burrow visitation rates by the Argentine giant tegu (Tupinambis merianae). Abstract in 33rd Annual Meeting of the Gopher Tortoise Council, 14–16 October 2011, Orlando, Florida, USA.
9 9787 Pernas, T., and D. Giardina. 2012. The eco-impact of tegus could be significant. ECISMA Newsletter 3(1):1, 3.
10 9197 Rodgers, L., M. Bodle, and F. Laroche. 2010. Chapter 9: the status of nonindigenous species in the South Florida Environment. Pages 9-1–58 in 2010 South Florida Environmental Report.
11 10512 Wood, J. P. 2016. Insights into the introduction histories and population genetic dynamics of the Nile monitor (Varanus niloticus) and Argentine black and white tegu (Salvator merianae) in Florida. Dissertation, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, USA. 142pp.

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