Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records.

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Ref IDTypeAuthorDateTitle
12121 Journal ArticleBury, R.B., and R.A. Luckenbach1976Introduced amphibians and reptiles in California.
12109 OtherDemlong, M.1997personal communication (herpetologist, Phoenix Zoo, 455 N Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ 85008 602-273-1341).
13340 NewsKatz, C.1994Mall safari bags snapping turtle.
34428 NewsLarthridge, R.2020This is Lord Fairfax, a huge turtle found lumbering through a Virginia neighborhood
26595 NewsMiller, H.2013Alligator snapping turtle caught at Prineville Reservoir
18654 Journal ArticleMurphy, R.W.1969An Alligator Snapping Turtle, Macrochelys temminckii, from California's Inland Waters.
34418 Web PageVirginia Department of Wildlife Resources2020


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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2022]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [5/17/2022].

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