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Bibliography of the reptiles of
Sulawesi  [Indonesia]

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Arndt, J.W.E. 1859. Reptiliën van Midden-Java en Manado. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift Nederlandsch Indie 16(2): 314.

Bauer, J.R.A. 1860. Reptiliën van Makassar. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift Nederlandsch Indie 22(2): 80-81.

Bleeker, P. 1857. Over eenige reptiliën van Celebes. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift Nederlandsch Indie 14: 231-233.

Bleeker, P. 1860. Thans bekende reptiliën van Celebes. Natuurkundig Tijdschrift Nederlandsch Indie 22(2): 83-85.

Bosch, H.A.J. in den 1985. Snakes of Sulawesi: checklist, key and additional biogeographical remarks. Zoologische Verhandelingen (Leiden) 217: 1-50.

Bosch, H.A.J. in den; Ineich, I. 1994. The Typhlopidae of Sulawesi (Indonesia): a review with description of a new genus and a new species (Serpentes: Typhlopidae). Journal of Herpetology 28(2): 206-217.

Boulenger, G.A. 1897. A catalogue of the reptiles and batrachians of the Celebes, with special reference to the collections made by Drs. P. and F. Sarasin in 1893-1896. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 13: 193-237.

Boulenger, G.A. 1899. Descriptions of new reptiles and batrachians collected by Mr. P.O. Simons in the Andes of Ecuador. Annals and Magazine of Natural History (Ser. 7) (London) 4(24): 454-457.

Fauvel, J.B.; Koch, A. 2009. Zoo-ethnological observations in southwest Sulawesi, Indonesia: a case study of Kembar Buaya ("monitor twins"). Biawak 3(3): 77-80.

Gillespie, G.; Howard, S.; Lockie, D.; Scroggie, M.; Boeadi 2005. Herpetofaunal richness and community structure of offshore islands of Sulawesi, Indonesia. Biotropica 37(2): 279-290.

Günther, A. 1873. Notes on some reptiles and batrachians obtained by Dr. Adolf Bernhard Meyer in Celebes and the Philippine Islands. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1873: 165-172.

Iskandar, D.; Tjan, K.N. 1996. The amphibians and reptiles of Sulawesi, with notes on the distribution and chromosomal number of frogs. pp. 39-46. In: Kitchener, D.J. & Suyanto, A. (eds.). Proceedings of the first international conference on Eastern Indonesian-Australian vertebrate fauna held at Manado, Indonesia, November 22-26, 1994. Western Australian Museum, Perth, Western Australia. 174 pp.

Koch, A. 2011. [Amphibians and reptiles of Sulawesi]. (In German). Aquaristik Fachmagazin & Aquarium Heute (Suppl. 222) 43(6): 22-24.

Koch, A. 2011. The amphibians and reptiles of Sulawesi: underestimated diversity in a dynamic environment. pp. 383-404. In: Zachos, F.E. & Habel, J.C. (eds.). Biodiversity hotspots: distribution and protection of conservation priority areas. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg etc. 546 pp.

Koch, A. 2012. Discovery, diversity, and distribution of the amphibians and reptiles of Sulawesi and its offshore islands. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main. 374 pp.

Koch, A.; Acciaioli, G. 2007. The monitor twins: a bugis and makassarese tradition from SW Sulawesi, Indonesia. Biawak 1(2): 77-82.

Koch, A.; Arida, E. 2013. [Overlooked diversity in a biodiversity hotspot: amphibians and reptiles of Sulawesi, Indonesia]. (In German). Zeitschrift des Kölner Zoo 56(4): 149-162.

Koch, A.; Arida, E.; Böhme, W. 2007. Zwischenbericht über die Herpetofauna Sulawesis unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Gattung Varanus: phylogeographische Beziehungen zu angrenzenden Gebieten. Elaphe 15(3): 42-52.

Koch, A.; Böhme, W. 2005. Die Herpetofauna Sulawesis unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der Gattung Varanus: phylogeographische Beziehungen zu angrenzenden Gebieten - Das Projekt stellt sich vor. Elaphe 13(4): 43-46.

Kopstein, F. 1936. Herpetologische Notizen. XII. Ein Beitrag zur Herpetofauna von Celebes. XIII. Über Vipera russelli von Java. XIV. Über die Jugendform von Dendrelaphis pictus inornatus blgr. XV. Über Bungarus javanicus Kopst. Treubia 15(3): 255-266.

Lang, R. de; Vogel, G. 2005. The snakes of Sulawesi. Edition Chimaira, Frankfurt am Main. 312 pp.

Lang, R. de; Vogel, G. 2006. The snakes of Sulawesi. pp. 35-38. In: Vences, M.; Köhler, J.; Ziegler, T. & Böhme, W. (eds.). Herpetologia Bonnensis II. Proceedings of the 13th Congress of the Societas Europaea Herpetologica, 27 September - 2 October 2005, Bonn, Germany. Societas Europaea Herpetologica, Bonn. 262 pp.

Malkmus, R. 1993. Bemerkungen zu einer kleinen Sammlung von Amphibien und Reptilien aus Nordost-Sulawesi. Mitteilungen aus dem Zoologischen Museum in Berlin 69(1): 175-184.

Malkmus, R. 2000. Herpetologische Beobachtungen auf Sulawesi. Sauria (Berlin) 22(2): 11-17.

Mecke, S.; Hartmann, L.; Mader, F.; Kieckbusch, M.; Kaiser, H. 2016. Redescription of Cyrtodactylus fumosus (Müller, 1895) (Reptilia: Squamata: Gekkonidae), with a revised identification key to the bent-toed geckos of Sulawesi. Acta Herpetologica 11(2): 151-160. (Errata published in vol. 12(1): 123).

Müller, F. 1895. Reptilien und Amphibien aus Celebes (II. Bericht). Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 10(3): 825-869.

Platt, S.G.; Lee, R.J.; Klemens, M.W. 2001. Notes on the distribution, life history, and exploitation of turtles in Sulawesi, Indonesia, with emphasis on Indotestudo forstenii and Leucocephalon yuwonoi. Chelonian Conservation and Biology 4(1): 154-159.

Roux, J. 1904. Reptilien und Amphibien aus Celebes. Verhandlungen der Naturforschenden Gesellschaft in Basel 15(3): 425-433.

Tome, S. 1993. [The flying lizards of Bantimurung]. (In Slovenian, English summary). Proteus 56(4): 146-148, 159.

Wanger, T.C.; Iskandar, D.T.; Motzke, I.; Brook, B.W.; Sodhi, N.S.; Clough, Y.; Tscharntke, T. 2010. Effects of land-use change on community composition of tropical amphibians and reptiles in Sulawesi, Indonesia. Conservation Biology 24(3): 795-802.

Wanger, T.C.; Motzke, I.; Saleh, S.; Iskandar, D.T. 2011. The amphibians and reptiles of the Lore Lindu National Park area, Central Sulawesi, Indonesia. Salamandra 47(1): 17-29.

Whitten, A.J.; Mustafa, M.; Henderson, G.S. 1987. The ecology of Sulawesi. Gadjah Mada University Press, Bulaksumur, Indonesia. 777 pp.

Wüster, W. 1996. The status of the cobras of the genus Naja Laurenti, 1768 (Reptilia: Serpentes: Elapidae) on the island of Sulawesi. The Snake 27(2): 85-90.