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  • Flores-Villela, O. 1993. La Herpetofauna Mexicana. Lista Anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies. USA.
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  • Gloyd, H. K. 1972. A subspecies of Agkistrodon bilineatus (Serpentes: Crotalidae) on the Yucatán Peninsula, México. Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 84: 327-334.
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  • Günther. A. 1863. Third account of new species of snakes in the collection of the British Museum. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3) 12: 348 - 365.
  • Hoevers, L., & HENDERSON, R. W. 1974. Additions to the herpetofauna of Belize (British Honduras). Milwaukee Publ. Mus. Contr. Biol. Geol. No. 2, 6 pp.
  • Lee, J. C. 1996. The Amphibians and Reptiles of the Yucatan Peninsula. University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. USA.
  • Lee, J. C. 2000. A Field Guide to the Amphibians and Reptiles of the Maya World, The lowlands of Mexico, Northern Guatemala and Belice. University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida. USA.
  • Liner, E. A. 1994. Nombres Científicos y Comunes en Inglés y Español de los Anfibios y Reptiles de México. 1 (23). USA.
  • Martin, Plul S. 1958. A biogeography of reptiles and amphibians in the Gomez Farias Region, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Miscellaneous publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan (101): 1-102 + 7 plates.
  • McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. xi + 511
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  • Parkinson, C. L., Zamudio, K. R. y Greene, H. W. 2000. Phylogeography of the Pitviper Clade Agkistrodon: Historical Ecology, Species Status, and Conservation of Cantils. Blackwell Science Ltd., Molecular Ecology. 1 (9) : 411-420.
  • Parkinson,C.L. 1999. Molecular systematics and biogeographical history of pitvipers as determined by mitochondrial ribosomal DNA sequences. Copeia 1999 (3): 576-586.
  • Parkinson,C.L., Zamudio, K.R. & Greene, H.W. 2000. Phylogeography of the pitviper clade Agkistrodon: historical ecology, species status and conservation of cantils. Mol. Ecology 9: 411-420.
  • Penner, J. 2001. Der grösste Schlangenzoo Lateinamerikas - ein Praktikum im “World of Snakes” Grecia, Costa Rica. Elaphe 9 (4): 81-85.
  • Porras, L.W. & Solórzano, A. 2006. Costa Rica’s venomous snakes. Reptilia (GB) (48): 11-17.
  • Porras, L.W. & Solórzano, A. 2006. Die Schlangen Costa Ricas. Reptilia (Münster) 11 (5): 20-27.
  • Preißler, D. 2004. Alles über Schlangen. Draco 5 (17): 4-21.
  • Ramírez-Bautista, A. 1994. Manual y Claves ilustradas de los anfibios y reptiles de la Región de Chamela, Jalisco, México. (23). México.
  • Savage, J.M. 2002. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica: A Herpetofauna Between Two Continents, Between Two Seas. University of Chicago Press, 934 pp. [review in Copeia 2003 (1): 205].
  • Schmidt, K. E, & INGER, R. F. 1957. Living Reptiles of the World. Doubleday & Co., 287 pp.
  • Schmidt, Karl P.;Shannon, Frederick A. 1947. Notes on amphibians and reptiles of Michoacan, Mexico. Zoological Series of Field Museum of Natural History 31 (9): 63-85.
  • Smith, Hobart M. and David Chiszar. 2001. A new subspecies of Cantil (Agkistrodon bilineatus) from Central Veracruz, Mexico (Reptilia: Serpentes). Bull. Maryland Herp. Soc. 37 (4): 130-136.
  • Trutnau, L. 1984. Ein Beitrag zur Kenntnis des Kupferkopfs - Agkistrodon contortrix (LINNAEUS 1766). Herpetofauna 7 (35): 14-26.
  • Trutnau,L. 2001. Einige Bemerkungen zur Biologie, Pflege und Nachzucht der mexikanischen Giftschlangenart Agkistrodon bilineatus GÜNTHER 1863. Herpetofauna 23 (131): 5-14.


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