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.

pdf 01. Research Abstracts


Open Access

  • Evolution of  biparental care and monogamy in an amphibian
  • Novel proteins identified from king cobra venom
  • Molecular investigation of infra-red detection by snakes
  • Population and age structure of palmate newts

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