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1 7936 Ahlstrom N. G., W. Luginbuhl, and C. C. Tisher. 1991. Acute anuric renal failure after pigmy rattlesnake bite. Southern Medical Journal 84:783–785.
2 64 Allen, E. R. 1938. Florida snake venom experiments. Proceedings of the Florida Academy of Sciences 2:70–76.
3 72 Allen, E. R. 1940. Poisonous snakes of Florida. Florida Game and Fish 1(10):6–9.
4 80 Allen, E. R. 1951. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 4(9):6–8, 20–22.
5 82 Allen, E. R. 1953. Here's how to get along with reptiles. Florida Wildlife 7(5):11, 37, 40.
6 89 Allen, E. R., and M. P. Merryday. 1940. A snake in the hand—is worth two in the grass for medical research, and the job of capturing and keeping them sheds interesting sidelights on their habits and peculiarities. Natural History 46:234–239.
7 100 Allen, E. R., and W. T. Neill. 1950. The pigmy rattlesnake. Florida Wildlife 4(4):10–11.
8 150 Allen, R. 1961. How to hunt the eastern diamondback rattlesnake. Publication of Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 20pp.
9 152 Allen, R. 1969. Dangerous snakes are for experts only. Ross Allen's Reptile Institute, Bulletin No. 97, Silver Springs, Florida, USA. 2pp.
10 179 Anderson, R. 1984. Guide to Florida poisonous snakes. Revised edition. Winner Enterprises, USA. 56pp.
11 187 Andrews, C. E., J. E. Dees, R. O. Edwards, K. W. Jackson, C. C. Snyder, T. Moseley, J. F. Gennaro, Jr., and G. W. Gehres. 1968. Venomous snakebite in Florida. Journal of the Florida Medical Association 55:308–316.
12 210 Anonymous. 1928. The pygmy or ground rattler. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 1(4):118, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
13 211 Anonymous. 1930. A Florida news item. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 3(4):113, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
14 297 Anonymous. 1979. Florida's venomous snakes. Florida Wildlife 33(1):21–26.
15 419 Anonymous. 1991. Man bitten by rattlesnake at Wal-Mart. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (December):32.
16 438 Anonymous. 1991. Toads on roads. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 3(1):2–3.
17 497 Anonymous. 1994. Pygmy rattler bites man at Kmart. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (November):30.
18 504 Anonymous. 1995. Amateur snake wrangler corrals wayward reptiles. Gainesville Herpetological Society Newsletter 12(2):24.
19 513 Anonymous. 1995. Man bitten by pygmy rattler at store. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (June):28.
20 534 Anonymous. 1998. Man arrested after park managers say he shot at their car. Reprinted in League of Florida Herpetological Societies Newsletter (January):26.
21 687 Aycrigg, A. D., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 1998. SOS: sounds of survival. Reptile & Amphibian Magazine (January–February):56–63.
22 763 Bard, A. 1992. Cold weather sightings of snakes at Lake Louisa State Park. Florida Department of Natural Resources, Office of Land Use Planning and Biological Services, Resource Management Notes 4(2):16.
23 8049 Bartlett, D. 2006. Into the wild: pugnacious pigmies. Reptiles Magazine 4(10):22, 24.
24 861 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.
25 862 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.
26 925 Beltz, E. 1997. Buzz, buzz, bite. Bulletin of the Chicago Herpetological Society 32:182.
27 8858 Berger, C. 2007. Wild guide: venomous snakes. Stackpole Books, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA. 105pp.
28 8244 Bevelander, G., T. L. Smith, and K. V. Kardong. 2006. Microhabitat and prey odor selection in the foraging pigmy rattlesnake. Herpetologica 62:47–55.
29 1004 Bishop, L. A., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 1994. Sexual dimorphism in the rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Florida Scientist 57(Supplement 1):27 (abstract).
30 1005 Bishop, L. A., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 1994. Sexual dimorphism in the rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius. Page 7 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 28 July–1 August 1994, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
31 1006 Bishop, L. A., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 1996. Sexual dimorphism in a Florida population of the rattlesnake Sistrurus miliarius. Herpetologica 52:360–364.
32 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.
33 1037 Blatchley, W. S. 1932. In days agone: notes on the fauna and flora of subtropical Florida in the days when most of its area was a primeval wilderness. Nature Publishing Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. 338pp.
34 9502 Boldizar, K. 2011. Small wonders: pigmy rattlesnakes. Reptiles 19(10):52−57.
35 1090 Boundy, J. 1994. County records for Florida amphibians and reptiles. Herpetological Review 25:78–79.
36 1147 Breininger, D. R., M. J. Barkaszi, R. B. Smith, D. M. Oddy, and J. A. Provancha. 1994. Endangered and potentially endangered wildlife on John F. Kennedy Space Center and faunal integrity as a goal for maintaining biological diversity. NASA Technical Memorandum 109204, Kennedy Space Center, Florida, USA. 451pp.
37 1148 Breininger, D. R., M. J. Barkaszi, R. B. Smith, D. M. Oddy, and J. A. Provancha. 1998. Prioritizing wildlife taxa for biological diversity conservation at the local scale. Environmental Management 22:315–321.
38 9300 Broxton, T. L. n.d. Snakes of the Pensacola area. Chemstrand Corporation, Pensacola, Florida, USA. 12pp.
39 1408 Carr, A. F., Jr. 1940. A contribution to the herpetology of Florida. University of Florida Publications, Biological Sciences 3:1–118.
40 1456 Catlin, W. P. 1950. A new Florida record for Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Copeia 1950:59–60.
41 1482 Cheatwood, J. L. 2000. An outbreak of fungal dermatitis and stomatitis in a wild population of pigmy rattlesnakes, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in Florida: description, factors, cyclicity, and prevention. M.S. Thesis, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 66pp.
42 1483 Cheatwood, J. L., E. R. Jacobson, P. G. May, and T. M. Farrell. 1999. An outbreak of fungal dermatitis and stomatitis in a wild population of pigmy rattlesnakes, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in Volusia County, Florida. Proceedings of the Association of Reptilian and Amphibian Veterinarians Annual Conference 6:19–20 (abstract), Columbus, Ohio, USA.
43 6802 Cheatwood, J. L., E. R. Jacobson, P. G. May, T. M. Farrell, B. L. Homer, D. A Samuelson, and J. W. Kimbrough. 2003. An outbreak of fungal dermatitis and stomatitis in a free-ranging population of pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri) in Florida. Journal of Wildlife Diseases 39:329–337.
44 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.
45 7955 Cowin D. J., T. Wright, and J. A. Cowin. 1998. Long-term complications of snake bites to the upper extremity. Journal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association 7:205–211.
46 1668 Crispens, C. G., Jr., and K. R. Marion. 1981. Granulomas in reptiles: a report of four cases. Journal of the Alabama Academy of Science 52:48–52.
47 1686 Curran, C. H. 1935. Rattlesnakes. Natural History 36:331–340.
48 1711 Dalrymple, G. H., T. M. Steiner, R. J. Nodell, and F. S. Bernardino, Jr. 1991. Seasonal activity of the snakes of Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park. Copeia 1991:294–302.
49 6769 DeFrancesco, T. C. 1987. Life history and reproductive ecology of Sistrurus miliarius barbouri: the dusky pygmy rattlesnake in Long Pine Key, Everglades National Park. B.S. Thesis, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, USA. 67pp.
50 1788 Demuth, J. P., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 2000. Paternity analysis of pigmy rattlesnakes using microsatellites. Page 136 (abstract) in Joint Meeting of the 80th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 16th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, Neotropical Ichthyological Association, 48th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, Canadian Association of Herpetologists, and the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 14–20 June 2000, Universidad Autonoma de Baja California Sur, La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
51 1798 Deyrup, S., T. Farrell, and D. Niclas. 2000. Venom ontogeny in dusky pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Florida Scientist 63(Supplement 1): 23 (abstract).
52 2004 Dodd, C. K., Jr. 1992. Seasonal abundance and habitat use of snakes in xeric communities of north-central Florida. Page 126 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, the Herpetologists' League, 17th Annual Larval Fish Conference, and the American Elasmobranch Society, 27 May–2 June 1993, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
53 2035 Dodd, C. K., Jr., and R. Franz. 1995. Seasonal abundance and habitat use of selected snakes trapped in xeric and mesic communities of north-central Florida. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History 38, Part I(2):43–67.
54 7419 Douglas, M. E., M. R. Douglas, A. T. Holycross, G. W. Schuett, and S. Mackessy. 2005. Molecular diversity in Sistrurus (Viperidae). Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 21st Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 85th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 63rd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 48th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 6–11 July 2005, Tampa, Florida, USA.
55 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.
56 2160 Ehlers, S. 1975. Snakes—friends and foes. Florida Wildlife 29(1):14–19.
57 10354 Enge, K. M., and K. Smith. 2015. Sistrurus miliarius barbouri (dusky pygmy rattlesnake). Albinism. Herpetological Review 46:454.
58 10353 Enge, K. M., G. Craft, J. T. Schmitt, and G. L. Bartolotti. 2015. Lampropeltis extenuata (short-tailed kingsnake). Defensive behavior. Herpetological Review 46:451.
59 2287 Ernst, C. H. 1992. Venomous reptiles of North America. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, D.C., USA. 248pp.
60 10010 Ernst, C. H., and E. M. Ernst. 2011. Venomous reptiles of the United States, Canada, and northern Mexico. Volume 1. John Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, Maryland, USA. 352pp.
61 2289 Ernst, C. H., and R. W. Barbour. 1989. Snakes of eastern North America. George Mason University Press, Fairfax, Virginia, USA. 282pp.
62 2321 Everett, J. W., S. C. Jemison, P. G. May, and T. M. Farrell. 1993. The seasonal activity and thermal biology of the dusky pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Florida Scientist 56(Supplement 1):25 (abstract).
63 2337 Farrell, T. M., and P. G. May. 1996. Why did rattlesnakes evolve rattles? Evidence from recent studies of pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Page 71 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 24–29 July 1996, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA.
64 2338 Farrell, T. M., and P. G. May. 1998. The impact of female fecundity on parturition date in the rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius. Abstract in Proceedings of the 78th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 41st Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 46th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 14th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, and the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Herpetologists, 16–22 July 1998, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
65 10866 Farrell, T. M., J. Agugliaro, H. D. S. Walden, J. F. X. Wellehan, A. L. Childress, and C. M. Lind. 2019. Spillover of pentastome parasites from invasive Burmese pythons (Python bivittatus) to pygmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius), extending parasite range in Florida. Herpetological Review 50:73–76.
66 2339 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 1993. Reproduction in female dusky pigmy rattlesnakes, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in central Florida. Page 136 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, the Herpetologists' League, 17th Annual Larval Fish Conference, and the American Elasmobranch Society, 27 May–2 June 1993, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
67 2340 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 1993. Reproduction in the dusky pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Florida Scientist 56(Supplement 1):24 (abstract).
68 2341 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 1995. Reproduction in the rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in central Florida. Journal of Herpetology 29:21–27.
69 2342 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 1995. What causes offspring size variation among rattlesnake litters? Page 94 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 8–13 August 1995, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.
70 9046 Farrell, T. M., P. G. May, and M. A. Pilgrim. 2009. Repeatability of female reproductive traits in pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Journal of Herpetology 43:332–335.
71 8519 Farrell, T., P. May, and M. Pilgrim. 2007. The repeatability of female reproductive traits in population of pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Abstract in Joint Meeting of the 23nd Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, 87th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 65th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and the 50th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; 11–16 July 2007, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
72 2400 Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. n.d. Snakes can kill. Tallahassee, Florida, USA. 6pp.
73 2460 Foster, M. L., and S. R. Humphrey. 1992. Effectiveness of wildlife crossings in reducing animal/auto collisions on Interstate 75, Big Cypress Swamp, Florida. Prepared for Florida Game and Fresh Water Fish Commission. Florida Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 124pp.
74 2469 Frank, N., and D. Lotz. 1990. William Haast. Reptile & Amphibian Magazine (January–February):28–31.
75 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.
76 2560 Garlington, W. M. 1920. Hunting in the Florida cypress swamps. Part II–conclusion. Outdoor Life 46(6):371–375.
77 7019 Garlock, M. 2004. Venom 1 to the rescue! Reptiles Magazine 12(9):38–40, 42–44, 46.
78 8994 Gibbs, H. L., and S. P. Mackessy. 2009. Functional basis of a molecular adaptation: prey-specific toxic effects of venom from Sistrurus rattlesnakes. Toxicon 53:672–679.
79 8992 Gibbs, H. L., L. Sanz, and J. J. Calvete. 2009. Snake population venomics: proteomics-based analyses of individual variation reveals significant gene regulation effects on venom protein expression in Sistrurus rattlesnakes. Journal of Molecular Evolution 68:113–125.
80 7344 Gibbs, H. L., L. Sanz, J. E. Chiucchi, T. M. Farrell, and J. J. Calvete. 2011. Proteomic analysis of ontogenetic and diet related changes in venom composition of juvenile and adult dusky pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Journal of Proteomics 10:2169−2179.
81 9544 Gillette, C. R., and L. Heilbrum. 2011. Natural history notes: Sistrurus miliarius barbouri (dusky pygmy rattlesnake). Predation. Herpetological Review 42:619−620.
82 7563 Glaudas, X., T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 2005. Defensive behavior of free-ranging pygmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Copeia 2005:196–200.
83 2622 Gloyd, H. K. 1935. The subspecies of Sistrurus miliarius. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan No. 322. 7pp.
84 2623 Gloyd, H. K. 1940. The rattlesnakes, genera Sistrurus and Crotalus. Chicago Academy of Science, Special Publication No. 4. 270pp.
85 2720 Graham, F., Jr. 1982. What matters most: the many worlds of Archie and Marjorie Carr. Audubon Magazine 84(2):90–98, 100–105.
86 2838 Hamilton, W. J., Jr., and J. A. Pollack. 1958. Notes on the life history of the red-tailed skink. Herpetologica 14:25–28.
87 2900 Hartmann, T. 1988. Florida herps: Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, the pygmy rattlesnake. League of Florida Herpetological Societies (August):13–15.
88 2970 Helm, T. 1965. A world of snakes. Dodd, Mead & Company, New York, New York, USA. 178pp.
89 3017 Heulett, S. T., and T. M. Farrell, and P. G. May. 1997. Caudal luring and tail coloration in snakes: an experimental and comparative approach to the study of evolutionary relationships. Abstract in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 77th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 45th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, and 40th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 26 June–2 July 1997, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA.
90 3062 Hingtgen, T. 1998. Prescribed burning: observations on the interaction of wildlife and fire in state parks of southwestern Florida. Pages 158–162 in W. K. Moser and C. F. Moser, editors. Fire and forest ecology: innovative silviculture and vegetation management. Proceedings of the Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference No. 21, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
91 3093 Holland, R. P. 1953. Snakes make folks funny. Field & Stream 58(6):38–39, 98–101.
92 3111 Holman, J. A. 1981. A review of North American Pleistocene snakes. Publications of the Museum Michigan State University, Paleontological Series 1:261–306.
93 3113 Holman, J. A. 1996. The large Pleistocene (Sangamonian) herpetofauna of the Williston IIIA Site, north-central Florida. Herpetological Natural History 4:35–47.
94 3115 Holman, J. A. 2000. Fossil snakes of North America: origin, evolution, distribution, paleoecology. Indiana University Press, Bloomington, Indiana, USA. 357pp.
95 9260 Hubbs, B., and B. O'Connor. 2009. A guide to the rattlesnakes of the United States. Tricolor Books, Tempe, Arizona, USA. 96pp.
96 3151 Hudnall, J. A. 1979. Surface activity and horizontal movements in a marked population of Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Society 15:134–138.
97 3177 Hutchison, R. H. 1929. On the incidence of snake bite poisoning in the United States and the results of the newer methods of treatment. Bulletin of the Antivenin Institute of America 3(2):43–57, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
98 6835 Irwin, K. J., T. E. Lewis, J. D. Kirk, S. L. Collins, and J. T. Collins. 2003. Status of the eastern indigo snake (Drymarchon couperi) on St. Vincent National Wildlife Refuge, Franklin County, Florida. Journal of Kansas Herpetology No. 7:13–20.
99 8860 Jacobson, E. 2007. Infectious diseases and pathology of reptiles: color atlas and text. CRC Press, Boca Raton, Florida, USA. 736pp.
100 3323 Jemison, S. C., L. A. Bishop, P. G. May, and T. M. Farrell. 1995. The impact of PIT-tags on growth and movement of the rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius. Journal of Herpetology 29:129–132.
101 3334 Jensen, A. S. 1981. Poisonous snakes of Florida. Florida Cooperative Extension Service Forest Resources and Conservation Fact Sheet No. 9, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 3pp.
102 7647 Johnson, S. A., and M. B. Main. 2005. Preventing encounters between children and snakes. Fact Sheet WEC 201, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 5pp.
103 7648 Johnson, S. A., and M. B. Main. 2005. Recognizing Florida's venomous snakes. Fact Sheet WEC 202, Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, Florida Cooperative Extension Service, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 5pp.
104 8403 Kinlaw, A. E. 2006. Burrows of semi-fossorial vertebrates in upland communities of Central Florida: their architecture, dispersion, and ecological consequences. Dissertation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA. 194pp.
105 7978 Knight, A., D. Styer, S. Pelikan, J. A. Campbell, L. D. Densmore III, and D. P. Mindell. 1993. Choosing among hypotheses of rattlesnake phylogeny: a best-fit rate test for DNA sequence data. Systematic Biology 42:356-367.
106 3558 Koukoulis, A. 1972. Poisonous snakes of Florida. International Graphics, Hollywood, Florida, USA. 32pp.
107 10399 Krysko, K. L., and E. H. L. Snellings, Jr. 2016. Sistrurus miliarius (pygmy rattlesnake). Record size. Herpetological Review 47:242.
108 3665 Laughlin, R. C., S. T. Deyrup, and T. M. Farrell. 2000. Identification of the function of a venom protein that exhibits an ontogenetic shift in pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Florida Scientist 63(Supplement 1): 22 (abstract).
109 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.
110 9008 LeBuff, C. 2010. Everglades wildlife barons. Ralph Curtis Publishing, Sanibel Island, Florida, USA. 254pp.
111 3724 Lee, D. S. 1969. Captive snakes preyed upon by fruit flies. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Society 5:83.
112 10789 Lind, C .M., J. M. Lorch, I. T. Moore, B. J. Vernasco, and T. M. Farrell. 2018. Seasonal sex steroids indicate reproductive costs associated with snake fungal disease. Journal of Zoology ?
113 10537 Lind, C. M., C. M. McCoy, and T. M. Farrell. 2018. Tracking outcomes of snake fungal disease in free-ranging pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius). Journal of Wildlife Diseases?
114 10819 Lind, C., I. T. Moore, C. Akçay, B. J. Vernasco, J. M. Lorch, and T. M. Farrell. 2018. Patterns of circulating corticosterone in a population of rattlesnakes afflicted with snake fungal disease: stress hormones as a potential mediator of seasonal cycles in disease severity and outcomes. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 91:765–775.
115 10538 Lind, C., I. T. Moore, C. Akçay, B. J. Vernasco, J. M. Lorch, and T. M. Farrell. 2018. Patterns of circulating corticosterone in a population of rattlesnakes afflicted with snake fungal disease: stress hormones as a potential mediator of seasonal cycles in disease severity and outcomes. Physiological and Biochemical Zoology 91:765−775.
116 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.
117 3810 Loftin, H. 1959. Danger afield. Florida Wildlife 13(2):20–24, 48.
118 3901 Maehr, D. S., and J. R. Brady. 1986. Food habits of bobcats in Florida. Journal of Mammalogy 67:133–138.
119 10817 Margres, M. J.,A. Patton, K. P. Wray, A. T. Hassinger, M. J. Ward, E. M. Lemmon, A. R. Lemmon, and D. R. Rokyta. 2018. Tipping the scales: the migration–selection balance leans toward selection in snake venoms. Molecular Biology and Evolution 36:271–282.
120 3982 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1993. The seasonal activity and thermal biology of the dusky pigmy rattlesnake, Sistrurus miliarius barbouri, in central Florida. Page 213 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Combined Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, the Herpetologists' League, 17th Annual Larval Fish Conference, and the American Elasmobranch Society, 27 May–2 June 1993, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA.
121 3983 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1994. Variability in winter activity of dusky pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Page 54 (abstract) in Proceedings of the Joint Meeting of the 42nd Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League and the 37th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 28 July–1 August 1994, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, USA.
122 3984 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1995. Seasonal patterns of abundance and activity in dusky pigmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri). Page 93 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 38th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 8–13 August 1995, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina, USA.
123 3985 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1996. Recapture frequency in pigmy rattlesnakes and its association with body condition and movement. Page 37 (abstract) in Proceedings of the 39th Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 24–29 July 1996, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, USA.
124 3986 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1997. Death from above: adventures with arboreal snakes. Reptiles Magazine 5(9):77–83.
125 3988 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 1998. Maternal attendance and post-parturient behaviors of neonate pigmy rattlesnakes. Abstract in Proceedings of the 78th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists, 41st Annual Meeting of the Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles, 46th Annual Meeting of the Herpetologists' League, 14th Annual Meeting of the American Elasmobranch Society, and the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Association of Herpetologists, 16–22 July 1998, Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
126 9802 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 2012. Growth patterns of dusky pygmy rattlesnakes (Sistrurus miliarius barbouri) from central Florida. Herpetological Monographs 26:58–79.
127 10776 May, P. G., and T. M. Farrell. 2019. Sistrurus miliarius barbouri Gloyd 1935, dusky pygmy rattlesnake (dusky pigmy rattlesnake). Pages 575–578 in K. L. Krysko, K. M. Enge, and P. E. Moler, editors. Amphibians and reptiles of Florida. University of Florida Press, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
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