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 06. Natural History Notes


Open Access

  • Crotalus durissus (neotropical rattlesnake): Reproduction
    Jessyca Michele Citadini, Veronica Alberto Barros, Giuseppe Puorto and Selma Maria de Almeida Santos
  • Dipsas articulata (Central American snail-eater): Maximum size
    Alex Figueroa and Todd R. Lewis
  • Pelophylax lessonae (pool frog): Predation by Eurasian otter Lutra lutra
    Dan Forman, Chris Gleed-Owen and John Baker
  • Pseudemys concinna (river cooter): UK alien species
    John Smith-Baxter and Roger Meek
  • Rana sylvatica (wood frog): Larval duration
    Lindsey Swierk
  • Rhinella granulosa and Physalaemus kroyeri: Invertebrate Dytiscid predators
    Juliana Zina, Michely Galy, Arheta Almeida and Cesar João Benetti

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