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  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes. 2004. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada, draft (2004)
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  • 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
  • Gutiérrez, J.M. and M. Sasa. 2002. Bites and envenomations by colubrid snakes in Mexico and Central America. Journal of Toxicology--Toxin Reviews. 21 (1&2): 105-115.
  • Henderson, R. W. 1982. Trophic relationships and foraging strategies of some New World tree snakes (Leptophis, Oxybelis, Uromacer). Amphibia-Reptilia 3: 71–80.
  • Henderson, R. W., and M. H. Binder. 1980. The ecology and behavior of vine snakes (Ahaetulla, Oxybelis, Thelotornis,, Uramacer): a review. Milwaukee Public Museum Contributions in Biology and Geology 37: 1–38.
  • Montgomery, C.E., K.R. Lips, and J.M. Ray. 2011. Ontogenetic shift in height of sleeping perches of Cope's Vine Snake, Oxybelis brevirostris. The Southwestern Naturalist 56(3):358-36.
  • Ray, J. M. 2009. Ecology of a Neotropical arboreal snake assemblage and diet and defensive tactics of New World mollusk-eating snakes. Ph.D. dissertation, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.
  • Savage, J.M. 2002. The Amphibians and Reptiles of Costa Rica. University of Chicago Press, Chicago.


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