Reference List

This list includes references used to derive specimen records as well as those with scientific name Graptemys pseudogeographica listed in key words.

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28395 Journal Article Alleman, B.J., M.S. Lane, G.J. Guillen, and J. Muegge. 2015. Graptemys pseudogeographica kohni (Mississippi Map Turtle). Herpetological Review 46(4):565.
28390 Journal Article Alleman, B.J., R.E. Byrne, S.G. Curtis, M.L. Gordon, and G.J. Guillen. 2015. Graptemys pseudogeographica kohni (Mississippi Map Turtle). Herpetological Review 46(4):565.
36714 Journal Article Braun, A.P., and Q.E. Phelps. 2016. Habitat use by five turtle species in the middle Mississippi River. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 15(1):62-68.
25923 Database Carnegie Museums. 2013. Carnegie Museum herpetology collection. Accessed through GBIF data portal, Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh, PA. Created on 10/02/2007. Accessed on 04/09/2013.
19392 News Carson, L. 2010. Non-native turtle found in Columbia as Md. counts critters. The Baltimore Sun. July 7.
19465 News Carson, L. 2010. Turtle eggs found near Columbia Lake belong to non-native species. The Baltimore Sun. September 3, 2010.
24369 Database Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health. 2019. EDDMapS: Early detection and distribution mapping system. The University of Georgia, Tifton, GA. Accessed on 01/27/2019.
14751 Journal Article Christiansen, J.L. 2001. Non-native Amphibians and Reptiles in Iowa. Journal of the Iowa Academy of Science 108(4):210-211.
28398 Journal Article Colvin, R., and J. Dennison. 2015. Graptemys pseudogeographica (False Map Turtle). Herpetological Review 46(4):565.
12109 Other Cut-and-paste reference not available due to unhandled reference type. Please contact support to request the addition of the 'Other' type.
36210 Journal Article Dupuis-Desormeaux, M., K. McDonald, D. Moro, T. Reid, C. Agnew, R. Johnson and S.E. MacDonald. 2021. A snapshot of the distribution and demographics of freshwater turtles along Toronto's Lake Ontario coastal wetlands. Journal of Great Lakes Research 47(2):283-294.
12141 Journal Article Ernst, C.H., S.C. Belfit, S.W. Sekscienski, and A.F. Laemmerzahl. 1997. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Ft. Belvoir and Northern Virginia. Bulletin of the Maryland Herpetological Sociey 33(1):1-62.
26212 Database GBIF. 2013. Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) Database. Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Accessed on 05/01/2013.
659 Journal Article King, W., and T. Krakauer. 1966. The exotic herpetofauna of Southeast Florida. Quarterly Journal of the Florida Academy of Sciences 29(2):144-154.
23803 Journal Article Krysko, K.L., J.P. Burgess, M.R. Rochford, C.R. Gillette, D. Cueva, K.M. Enge, L.A. Somma, J.L. Stabile, D.C. Smith, J.A. Wasilewski, G.N. Kieckhefer, III, M.C. Granatosky, and S.V. Nielsen. 2011. Verified non-indigenous amphibians and reptiles in Florida from 1863 through 2010: Outlining the invasion process and identifying invasion pathways and stages. Zootaxa 3028:1-64.
32617 Web Page LeClere, J. 2013. Amphibians and reptiles in Iowa: A complete field guide of Iowa herpetology-False Map Turtle, Graptemys pseudogeographica. Created on 01/01/2013. Accessed on 03/18/2019.
36330 Journal Article Lindeman, P.V. 1999. Aggressive interactions during basking among four species of emydid turtles. Journal of Herpetology 33(2):214-219.
12179 Journal Article Livo, L.J., G.A. Hammerson, and H.M. Smith. 1998. Summary of Amphibians and Reptiles Introduced into Colorado. Northwestern Naturalist 79(1):1-11.
38483 Journal Article Mays, J.D. 2020. Graptemys pseudogeographica kohnii (Mississippi Map Turtle). Herpetological Review 51(3):535.
13375 Journal Article McCoy, M.C., and Richard C. Vogt. 1992. Graptemys kohnii in the Pearl River: An Alternative Explanation. Herpetological Review 23(1):28.
12143 Book Mitchell, J.C. 1994. The Reptiles of Virginia. Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC.
15904 Journal Article Schwartz, F.L., and B.L. Dutcher. 1961. A record of the Mississippi map turtle, Graptemys kohni, in Maryland. Chesapeake Science 2(1-2):100-101.
38198 Journal Article Soto, I., R.N. Cuthbert, C. Capinha, A. Turbelin, E.J. Hudgins, C. Diagne, F. Courchamps, & P.J. Haubrock. 2022. Global economic costs of herpetofauna invasions. Scientific Reports 12(10829):1-12.
15913 Journal Article Spinks, P.Q., G.B. Pauly, J.J. Crayon, and H.B. Shaffer. 2003. Survival of the western pond turtle (Emys marmorata) in an urban California environment. Biological Conservation 113(2):257-267.
32618 Web Page Sternberg Museum of Natural History, Fort Hays State University. 2018. Ouachita/false map turtle complex. Created on 11/28/2018. Accessed on 03/18/2019.
32611 Web Page Three Rivers Land Trust. 2015. Map Turtles. Created on 03/19/2015. Accessed on 03/18/2019.
25944 Database Ueda, K., J. Belmonte, A. Shepard, P. Leary, and S. Loarie. 2021. California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA. Accessed on 11/23/2021.


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