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  • Dixon, J. 2000. Amphibians and Reptiles of Texas. Texas A & M University Press. Estados Unidos.
  • Ernst, C H. 1990. Pseudemys gorzugi Ward. Rio Grande cooter. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles No. 461: 1-2.
  • Ernst, C. 1990. Pseudemys gorzugi. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles. (461).
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  • Ernst, Carl H.; Lovich, Jeffrey E. 2009. Turtles of the United States and Canada, 2nd edition. Johns Hopkins University Press, 827 pp.
  • Fitzgerald, L., Painter, C., Reuter, A. y Hoover, C. 2004. Collection, Trade, and Regulation of Reptiles and Amphibians of the Chihuahuan Desert Ecoregion. TRAFFIC North America, World Wildlife Fund. Estados Unidos.
  • Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed. 1993. Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies. Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17. iv + 73
  • Forstner, M., Bailey, L. y Dixon, J. 2006. The status of Pseudemys gorzugi (Reptilia: Emydidae) in the Rio Bravo Basin. IX Reunión Nacional de Herpetología. .
  • Legler, J. 1959. The Texas slider (Pseudemys floridana texana) in New Mexico. The Southwestern Naturalist. 3 (1-4) : 230-231.
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  • McCord, W.P., Joseph-Ouni, M. & Uhrig, D. 2005. Chelonian Illustrations # 23 - Red-bellied and River Cooters of North America. Reptilia (GB) (43): 79-.
  • Mendoza, F., González, A. A., Liner, E. y Bryson, R. W. 2006. Una sinópsis de la herpetofauna de Coahuila. Inventarios herpetofaunísticos de México, avances en el conocimiento de su biodiversidad. (3): 24-47
  • Morafka, D. 1977. A Biogeographical Analysis of the Chihuahuan Desert through its Herpetofauna. Kluwer Academic Publishers. Estados Unidos.
  • Norma Oficial Mexicana 059-SEMARNAT-2001 [en línea] México [consulta: 2006]
  • Obst, F.J. 2003. Sumpfschildkröten. Draco 4 (13): 4-18.
  • Paratype: Baur, G. 1893. Proc. Amer. Philos. Soc. 31: 223.; Paratype: Ward, J. P. 1984. Special Publications, The Museum, Texas Tech University. 21: 29, figure 6.
  • Reynolds, Robert P.; Steve W. Gotte,  and Carl H. Ernst. 2007. Catalog of Type Specimens of Recent Crocodilia and Testudines in the National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Smithsonian Contributions to Zoology 626: 1-49.
  • Rhodin, A.G.J.; van Dijk, P.P.; Iverson, J.B. & Shaffer, H.B. [turtle taxonomy working group]. 2010. Turtles of the World, 2010 Update: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution, and Conservation Status. Chelonian Research Monographs (ISSN 1088-7105) No. 5, doi:10.3854/crm.5.000.checklist.v3.2010.
  • Roemer, D. M. 2000-2001. Amphibians and reptiles list for Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Eddy Co., New Mexico. Canyons & Caves. 19: 12-15.
  • Seidel M E; Ernst C H. 1996. Reptilia: Testudines: Emydidae. Pseudemys. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles 625 1996: 1-7.
  • Seidel, M. E. 1994. Morphometric analysis and taxonomy of cooter and red-bellied turtles in the North American genus Pseudemys (Emydidae). Chelonian Conserv. Biol. 1 (2): 117-130.
  • Stephens, P.R. & Wiens, J.J. 2003. Ecological diversification and phylogeny of emydid turtles. Biol. J. Linn. Soc. 79: 577-610.
  • Stout, J., Bailey, L., Dixon, J. y Forstner, M. 2005. Pseudemys gorzugi (Rio Grande River Cooter). Maximun size. Herpetological Review. 36 (4) : 443.
  • Turtle Taxonomy Working Group [van Dijk, P. P., J. Iverson, A. Rhodin, H. Shaffer, and R. Bour]. 2014. Turtles of the World, 7th Edition: Annotated Checklist of Taxonomy, Synonymy, Distribution with maps, and Conservation Status. Chelonian Research Monographs, no. 5, v. 7. 329-479
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  • Ward, J.P. 1984. Relationships of the Chrysemyd turtles of North America (Testudines: Emydidae). Special Publications of the Museum of the Texas Technological University 21: 1-50
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