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  • Andrew Snider and J. Bowler (1992) Longevity of Reptiles and Amphibians in North American Collections, Second Edition. Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles .
  • Avila-pires, T.C.S.; hoogmoed, M.S. & Vitt, L.J. 2007. Herpetofauna da Amazônia. Herpetologia no Brasil, pp. 13-43.
  • Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. Resource Publication, no. 166. 79
  • Bogert, Charles M. (Charles Mitchill); Cowles, Raymond B. (Raymond Bridgman). 1947. Moisture loss in relation to habitat selection in some Floridian reptiles. American Museum novitates (1358).
  • Boie, F. 1827. Bemerkungen über Merrem's Versuch eines Systems der Amphibien, 1. Lieferung: Ophidier. Isis van Oken, Jena, 20: 508-566.
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  • Brock, V.E. 1942. A New Snake of the Genus Drymarchon from the Tres Marias Islands. Copeia 1942 (4): 249-250.
  • Castro-Herrera, F. & Vargas-Salinas, F. 2008. Anfibios y reptiles en el departamento del Valle del Cauca, Colombia. Biota Colombiana 9 (2): 251 - 277.
  • Cei, J. M. 1993. Reptiles del noroeste, nordeste y este de la Argentina. Museo Regionale Sci. Naturale Torino, Monografie 14: 1-949.
  • Claessen, H. 2003. Slangen van de Guyana’s. Deel V. Lacerta 61 (4): 123-133.
  • Conant,R. & Collins,J.T. 1991. A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern/Central North America, 3rd ed. Houghton Mifflin (Boston/New York), xx + 450 p.
  • Cope, E.D. 1861. Notes and descriptions of new and little-known species of American reptiles. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 12: 339-345 [1860].
  • Cope, E.D. 1893. Notes on some snakes from tropical America lately living in the collection of the Zoologicla Society of Philadelphia. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philadelphia 1893: 429-435.
  • Crother, B. I., J. Boundy, J. A. Campbell, K. de Quieroz, D. Frost, D. M. Green, R. Highton, et al. 2003. Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico: Update. Herpetological Review, vol. 34, no. 3. 196-203
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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
  • Franca, F.G.R.; Daniel O. Mesquita, Cristiano C. Nogueira, and  Alexandre F. B. Araújo. 2008. Phylogeny and Ecology Determine Morphological Structure in a Snake Assemblage in the Central Brazilian Cerrado. Copeia 2008 (1): 23-38.
  • Franca, F.G.R.; Mesquita, Daniel Oliveira and Guarino Rinaldi Colli. 2006. A CHECKLIST OF SNAKES FROM AMAZONIAN SAVANNAS IN BRAZIL, HOUSED IN THE COLEÇÃO HERPETOLÓGICA DA UNIVERSIDADE DE BRASÍLIA, WITH NEW DISTRIBUTION RECORDS. Occ. Pap. Oklahoma Mus. Nat. Hist., Univ. Oklahoma 17: 1-13.
  • Franklin, Carl J. 2005. Geographic Distribution: Drymarchon corais erebennus (Texas Indigo Snake). Herpetological Review 36 (2):203.
  • Freiberg, M. 1982. Snakes of South America. T.F.H. Publications, 189 pp.
  • Gasc & Rodrigues. 1980. Liste preliminaire des Serpents de la Guyane francaise. Bull. Mus. Nat. Hist. Nat. Paris 2 (4): 559-598.
  • Gorzula Stefan & Senaris J. Celsa. 1999. In: Contribution to the herpetofauna of the Venezuelan Guayana. I: a data base. Scientia Guaianae, Caracas, No. 8 [1998], 269+ pp.; ISBN 980-6020-48-0.
  • Hall, Charles W. 1951. Notes on a small herpetological collection from Guerreo. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 34 (4): 201-212.
  • Kimmerle, E. & Kimmerle, B. 2003. Haltung und Nachzucht von Drymarchon corais corais (BOIE 1827). Elaphe 11 (4): 35-39.
  • La Marca, Enrique; Soriano, Pascual J.; Casado B., Roberto. 1995. Drymarchon corais melanurus. Herpetological Review 26 (2): 109.
  • Lee, J.C. 1996. The amphibians and reptiles of the Yucatán Peninsula, Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, New York. xii + 500 pp
    Peters, J. A., and B. Orejas-Miranda. 1970. Catalogue of the Neotropical Squamata. Part I: Snakes. Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus., no. 297. viii + 347 pp.
  • Leynaud, Gerardo C. and Enrique H. Bucher. 1999. La fauna de serpientes del Chaco Sudamericano: diversidad, distribución geografica y estado de conservación. Academia Nacional de Ciencias Miscelanea (98):1-46.
  • 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.
  • McCRANIE, J. R. 1980. Drymarchon, D. corais. Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles No. 267: 1-4.
  • McCoid, Michael J. 1998. Geographic distribution. Drymarchon corais erebennus. Herpetological Review 29 (4): 249.
  • McCranie, J.R. & Wilson, L.D. 2001. The herpetofauna of the Mexican State of Aguascalientes. Courier Forschungsinstitut Senckenberg 230: 1-57.
  • Pérez-Santos,C. & Moreno,A.G. 1988. Ofidios de Colombia. Museo reegionale di Scienze Naturali, Torino, Monographie VI, 517 pp.
  • Rivas Fuenmayor, G.; Ugueto, G.; Rivero, R. & Miralles, A. 2005. The Herpetofauna of Isla de Margarita, Venezuela: New Records and Comments. Caribbean Journal of Science 41 (2): 346-351.
  • Roze, J. A. 1959. Una nueva especie del género Drymarchon (Serpientes: Colubridae) de la Isla de Margarita, Venezuela. Novedades Científicas - Contribuciones Ocasionales del Museo de Historia Natural La Salle 25: 1-4.
  • Roze, J.A. 1964. La herpetologia de la Isla de Margarita, Venezuela. Soc. de Cienc. Natur. 'La Salle', Caracas, Mem. 24(69): 209-241.
  • Schmidt, Karl P. & Walker, Warren F. 1943. Peruvian snakes from the University of Arequipa. Zoological Series of Field Museum of Zoology 24 (26): 279-296.
  • 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.
  • Scott Jr., N.J. & Limerick, S. 1983. Reptiles and Amhibians. In: Janzen, D.H. (ed.) Costa Rican Natural History. Univeristy of Chicago Press, pp. 351-.
  • Scott, Norman J.;Lovett, Jonny Wayne. 1975. A collection of reptiles and amphibians from the Chaco of Paraguay. The University of Connecticut Occasional Papers, Biological Series 2 (16): 257-266.
  • Smith,H.M. 1941. A review of the subspecies of the indigo snake (Drymarchon corais). J. Wash. Acad. Sci. 31: 466-481.
  • Starace, Fausto. 1998. Guide des Serpents et Amphisbènes de Guyane. IBIS Rouge Editions, Guadeloupe, Guyane, 450 pp.
  • Steindachner, F. 1867. . Anz. Akad. Wiss. Wien (feb. 7) 1867: 40-41.
  • Steindachner, F. 1867. New reptiles from Chili, Brazil, and Persia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (3) 19: 228.
  • Taylor,E.H. 1949. A preliminary account of the herpetology of the state of San Luis Potosi, Mexico. Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull. 33 (2): 169-215.
  • Vaz-Silva, W. et al. . 2007. Herpetofauna, Espora Hydroelectric Power Plant, state of Goiás, Brazil. Check List 3(4): 338-345.
  • Wilson, L.D. & McCranie, J.R. 2003. The herpetofauna of the cloud forests of Honduras. Amphibian and Reptile Conservation 3 (1): 34-48.
  • WÜSTER, WOLFGANG; JOSÉ LUÍS YRAUSQUIN AND ABRAHAM MIJARES-URRUTIA. 2001. A new species of Indigo Snake from North-Western Venezuela (Serpentes: Colubridae: Drymarchon). Herpetological Journal 11: 157-165.
  • Zweifel, Richard G. 1959. Additions to the herpetofauna of Nayarit, Mexico. American Museum Novitates (1953): 1-13.
  • da Frota, J.G.; Pedroso dos Santos-Jr, Alfredo; Menezes-Chalkidis, H. de & Guimarães Guedes, A. 2005. AS SERPENTES DA REGIÃO DO BAIXO RIO AMAZONAS, OESTE DO ESTADO DO PARÁ, BRASIL (SQUAMATA). Biociências 13 (2): 211-220.


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