Resources

Books

Auffenberg, Walter. The Behavioral Ecology of the Komodo

Monitor. Gainesville, FL: University Presses of Florida, 1981.

Bennett, A. F. "The Energetics of Reptilian Activity." In Biology of the Reptilia. Vol. 13, Physiology, edited by C. Gans and F. H. Pough. New York: Academic Press, 1982.

Carroll, R. L. "The Origin of Reptiles." In Origins of the Higher Groups of Tetrapods: Controversy and Consensus, edited by H. P. Schultze and L. Trueb. Ithaca, NY: Comstock, 1991.

Fitch, H. S. Reproductive Cycles in Lizards and Snakes. Lawrence, KS: University of Kansas Natural History Museum, 1970.

Garland, T., Jr. "Phylogenetic Analyses of Lizard Endurance Capacity in Relation to Body Size and Body Temperature." In Lizard Ecology: Historical and Experimental Perspectives, edited by L. T. Vitt and E. R. Pianka. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1994.

Greenberg, N., and MacLean, P. D., eds. Behavior and Neurology of Lizards. Rockville, MD: National Institute of Mental Health, 1978.

Pieau, C. "Temperature and Sex Differentiation in Embryos of Two Chelonians, Emys orbicularis L. and Testudo graeca L." In Intersexuality in the Animal Kingdom, edited by R. Reinboth. New York: Springer-Verlag, 1975.

Pough, F. H., R. M. Andrews, J. E. Cadle, M. L. Crump, A. H. Savitzky, and K. D. Wells. Herpetology. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall, 1998.

Zug, G. R., L. J. Vitt, and J. P. Caldwell. Herpetology: An Introductory Biology of Amphibians and Reptiles. New York: Academic Press, 2001.

Periodicals de Cock Buning, T. "Thermal Sensitivity as a Specialization for Prey Capture and Feeding in Snakes." American Zoologist 23 (1983): 363-75.

Gans, C., and P. F. A. Maderson. "Sound-Producing

Mechanisms in Recent Reptiles: A Review and Comment." American Zoologist 13 (1973): 1195-203.

Guillette, L. J., Jr., R. E. Jones, K. T. Fitzgerald, and H. M. Smith. "Evolution of Viviparity in the Lizard Genus Sceloporus." Herpetologica 36 (1980): 201-15.

Hedges, S. B., and L. L. Poling. "A Molecular Phylogeny of Reptiles." Science 283 (1999): 998-1001.

Packard, G. C., and M. J. Packard. "Evolution of the Cleidoic Egg among Reptilian Antecedents of Birds." American Zoologist 20 (1980): 351-62.

Schuett, G. W., P. J. Fernandez, W. F. Gergits, N. J. Casna, D. Chiszar, H. M. Smith, J. G. Mitton, S. P. Mackessy, R. A. Odum, and M. J. Demlong. "Production of Offspring in the Absence of Males: Evidence for Facultative Parthenogenesis in Bisexual Snakes." Herpetological Natural History 5 (1997): 1-10.

Schwenk, K "The Evolution of Chemoreception in Squamate Reptiles: A Phylogenetic Approach." Brain Behavior and Evolution 41 (1993): 124-37.

Secor, S. M., and J. Diamond. "Adaptive Responses to Feeding in Burmese Pythons: Pay before Pumping." Journal of Experimental Biology 198 (1995): 1313-25.

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