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Behler, John L. and F. Wayne King.  The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians.  New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1988.


Garrett, Judith M. and David G. Barker.  A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Texas.  Houston:  Gulf Publishing Company, 1987.


Grater, Russell K.  Snakes, Lizards, and Turtles of the Lake Mead Region.  Globe, Arizona:  Southwest Parks and Monuments Association, 1981.


Grismer, L. Lee.  Amphibians and Reptiles of Baja California, Including its Pacific Islands and the Islands in the Sea of CortÚs (Organisms and Environments).  2002.


Harding, James H.  Amphibians and Reptiles of the Great Lakes Region.  Ann Arbor:  The University of Michigan Press, 1997.


Hubbs, Brian.  Mountain Kings:  A Collective Natural History of California, Sonoran, Durango and Queretaro Mountain Kingsnakes.  Tempe:  Tricolor Books, 2004.


Malhotra, Anita, and Roger S. Thorpe.  Reptiles & Amphibians of the Eastern Caribbean.  London:  MacMillan Education Ltd., 1999.


Johnson, Tom R.  The Amphibians and Reptiles of Missouri.  2d ed.  Jefferson City:  Missouri Department of Conservation, 2000.


McKeown, Sean.  A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians in the Hawaiian Islands.  Los Osos, California:  Diamond Head Publishing, Inc., 1996.


Sanborn, Sherburn R.  The Lizard-Watching Guide.  Salt Lake City:  Lorraine Press, 1994.


 Sherbrooke, Wade C.  Horned Lizards:  Unique Reptiles of Western North America.  Phoenix:  Imperial Litho/Graphics, 1981.


Smith, Hobart M. and Edmund D. Brodie, Jr.  Reptiles of North America.  Racine:  Western Publishing Company, Inc.,  1982.


Storm, Robert M. and William P. Leonard, ed.  Reptiles of Washington and Oregon.  Seattle:  Seattle Audubon Society, 1995.


Tennant, Alan.  A Field Guide to Texas Snakes.  2d ed.  Houston:  Gulf Publishing Company, 1998.


Trauth, Stanley E., Henry W. Robison, and Michael V. Plummer.  The Amphibians and Reptiles of Arkansas.  Fayetteville:  The University of Arkansas Press, 2004.