The British Herpetological Society

The Herpetological Bulletin is a quarterly publication in English. It includes full-length papers, natural history notes, book reviews, and other items of general herpetological interest. Emphasis is placed on natural history and conservation as well as captive care that includes breeding, husbandry, veterinary, and behavioural aspects.

Issue Number 104 – Summer 2008 Issue Number 104 – Summer 2008

pdf 01. The Alpine newt in northern England


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Ian Bond and Gordon Haycock

pdf 07. Ecogeographical notes on a rare species of false coral snake, Oxyrhopus doliatus Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854


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Luis Felipe Esqueda, Marco Natera-Muma, Santos Bazó and Enrique LaMarca

pdf 08. Salvadora mexicana (Mexican patchnose snake): combat behaviour


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Robert C. Jadin and Uri Omar García-Vázquez

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