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The Herpetological Bulletin

The Herpetological Bulletin is produced quarterly and publishes, in English, a range of articles related to herpetology. These include full length papers, book reviews, letters from readers, society news and other items of general herpetological interest. Emphasis is placed on natural history, captive breeding and husbandry, veterinary and behavioural articles.

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Folder Issue Number 117 – Autumn 2011

pdf 01. On the origin of the asp viper Vipera aspis hugyi Schinz, 1833, on the island of Montecristo, Northern Tyrrhenian Sea (Tuscan archipelago, Italy)

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Marco Masseti and Marco A.L. Zuffi

pdf 02. Hibernation in Duttaphrynus melanostictus, a life in the cold lane

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Suman Pratihar and Jayanta Kumar Kundu

pdf 03. Leiolepis (Squamata: Agamidae) farming in southern Vietnam and a new size record in butterfly lizards

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Timo Hartmann, Peter Geissler and Wolfgang Böhme

pdf 04. On the nomenclature and taxonomy of the south Indian colubrid snake Ahaetulla perroteti (Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854)

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S.R. Ganesh and S.R. Chandramouli

pdf 05. Vegetation structure at basking sites of the adder Vipera berus: Implications for site management

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Kevin Palmer

pdf 06. Captive breeding of the reticulated python Python reticulatus in Andaman and Nicobar islands, India

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Sampath Senthil Kumar, Ajay Saxena and Chandrakasan Sivaperuman

pdf 07. Natural History Notes

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  • Hemidactylus brasilianus (Amaral's Brazilian gecko) and Cnemidophorus ocellifer (Spix's whiptail): Predation
    Leondardo Barros Ribeiro, Melissa Gogliath and Eliza Maria Xavier Freire
  • Oxyrhopus clathratus (false coral snake): Diet
    Pedro Henrique Bernardo, Álvaro F.B. Junqueira and Itamar Alves Martins
  • Sordellina punctata (water snake): Diet and behaviour
    Marcelo S.B. Lucas, Ricardo S. Mendonca, Silvia R. Travaglia-Cardoso and Giuseppe Puorto
  • Hypsilurus modestus (modest forest dragon): Reproduction Stephen R. Goldberg and Christopher C. Austin
  • Oxybelis fulgidus: Diet
    John Van Dort
  • Brachytarsophrys feae (Kakhien Hills spadefoot toad): Calling site
    Benjamin Tapley
  • Megophrys nasuta (Bornean horned frog): Habitat and size
    Kueh Boon-Hee, Norasmil Ismail, Mohamad S.F.M. Rodzi, Daniel Chin Zhi Hao, Andrew Wong Bak Hui and Suresh Arumugam
  • Triturus cristatus (great crested newt): Malformation
    Laurence E. Jarvis

pdf 08. Book Reviews

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  • Britain's Reptiles and Amphibians by Howard Inns
    Kate Statham
  • A Field Guide to the Reptiles of South-East Asia by Indraneil Das
    Roland Griffin

pdf Full Issue

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