Resources

Books

Burghardt, G., and A. Rand, eds. Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Park Ridge, NJ: Noyes Publications, 1982.

Campbell, J. A. Amphibians and Reptiles of Northern Guatemala, the Yucatan and Belize. Animal Natural History Series, Vol. 4. Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, 1998.

Cei, J. M. New Species of Tropidurus (Sauria, Iguanidae) from the Arid Chacoan and Western Regions of Argentina. Lawrence: University of Kansas, Museum of Natural History, 1982.

Cogger, H., and R. Zweifel, eds. Encyclopedia of Reptiles and Amphibians. San Diego: Academic Press, 1998.

Conant, R., J. T. Collins, I. H. Conant, T. R. Johnson, and S. L. Collins. A Field Guide to Reptiles & Amphibians of Eastern & Central North America. Peterson Field Guide Series. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1998.

Crother, B. I., ed. Caribbean Amphibians and Reptiles. San Diego: Academic Press, 1999.

Frank, N., and E. Ramus. A Complete Guide to Scientific and Common Names of Reptiles and Amphibians of the World. Pottsville, PA: NG Publishing Inc., 1996.

Grismer, L. L., and H. W. Greene. Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including Its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of Cortes (Organisms and Environments'). Berkeley: University of California Press, 2002.

Lee, J. C. A Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of the Maya World: The Lowlands of Mexico, Northern Guatemala, and Belize. Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2000.

Milstead, W., ed. Lizard Ecology: A Symposium. Columbia: University of Missouri Press, 1967.

Pianka, E. Ecology and Natural History of Desert Lizards: Analyses of the Ecological Niche and Community Structure. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1986.

Pianka, E. R., and L. J. Vitt, eds. Lizard Ecology. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1994.

-. Lizards: Windows to the Evolution of Diversity. Berkeley:

University of California Press, 2003.

Savage, J. M., M. Fogden, and P. Fogden. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica: A Herpetofauna Between Two Continents, Between Two Seas. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Smith, H. M. Handbook of Lizards: Lizards of the United States and Canada. Ithaca, NY: Comstock Publishing Co., 1946.

Stebbins, R. A Field Guide to Western Reptiles and Amphibians. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co., 1985.

Periodicals

Bealor, M. T., and C. Krekorian. "Chemosensory

Identification of Lizard-Eating Snakes in the Desert Iguana, Dipsosaurus dorsalis (Squamata: Iguanidae)." Journal of Herpetology 36, no.1 (2002): 9-15.

Carothers, J. H. "Dominance and Competition in an

Herbivorous Lizard." Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology 8 (1981): 261-266.

Frost, D. R., and R. Etheridge. "A Phylogenetic Analysis and Taxonomy of Iguanian Lizards (Reptilia: Squamata)."

University of Kansas, Museum of Natural History Miscellaneous Publications 81 (1989): 1-65.

Hager, S. B. "The Role of Nuptial Coloration in Female

Holbrookia maculata: Evidence for a Dual Signaling System." Journal of Herpetology 35, no. 4 (2001): 624-632.

Hazen-Hammond, S. " 'Horny Toads' Enjoy a Special Place in Western Hearts." Smithsonian 25 (1994): 82-86.

Ramírez-Bautista, A.; O. Ramos Flores, J. W. Sites, Jr.

"Reproductive Cycle of the Spiny Lizard Sceloporus jarrovii (Sauria: Phrynosomatidae) from North-Central Mexico." Journal of Herpetology 36, no. 2 (June 2002): 225-233.

Organizations

Iguana Specialist Group of the World Conservation Union (IUCN). Web site: <http://www.iucn-isg.org/index.php>

The International Iguana Society. 133 Steele Rd., West Hartford, CT 06119 USA. Web site: <http://www.iguana society.com>

Other

Pianka, E. R., and W. L. Hodges. Horned Lizards. (cited November 4, 2002). <http://uts.cc.utexas.edu/varanus/ phryno.html>

Proliferation of Argentine Ants in California Linked to Decline in Coastal Horned Lizards. February 26, 2002 (cited November 4, 2002). <http://ucsdnews.ucsd.edu/newsrel/science/ mclizard.htm>

Leslie Ann Mertz, PhD

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