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the branch of zoology concerned with reptiles and amphibians

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The author mentions the 800 publications on Minnesota herpetology between 1980 and 2007, and a quick google scholar search returns 1650 more between 2008 and 2015.
So I met you guys through Zach, who's noted for his herpetology pursuits.
The comments of Steve Mullin, members of the Eastern Illinois University herpetology laboratory, and three anonymous reviewers improved the manuscript.
Best known for North American Herpetology, John Edwards Holbrook (1794-1871) also published several ichthyological works, the most important of which was his Ichthyology of South Carolina (18556, 1860).
Science collections strong in herpetology will find a foundation reference in Van Wallach, Kenneth L.
I study this stuff,'' she said, motioning to a bookcase full of texts on herpetology and reptiles, with Rose the python curled comfortably around her neck.
These are animals that live up to 30 years in the wild, so if you have populations declining, that alerts us that there could be a problem with water quality," said Rod Williams, an associate professor of herpetology at Purdue University, in a report by the Associated Press (AP).
The research has been published in the journal Herpetology Notes.
In this fourth edition of their herpetology textbook, Vitt and Caldwell have broken the subject down into six main parts comprised of 22 chapters.
From 1963 to 1969, Whitaker (1971) and students in his herpetology classes conducted research on the western chorus frog (Pseudacris triseriata) in Vigo County.
Herpetology keeper Ruth Smith said: "In many ways the Bell's anglehead lizard is a real underdog.
Rowley's discovery, made with researchers from Ho Chi Minh city's University of Science, was published in the latest issue of the Journal of Herpetology.
DAVID RUDKIN is assistant curator of Invertebrate Palaeontology and ROSS MACCULLOCH is assistant curator of Herpetology, both in the ROM's Department of Natural History.
Expeditions are organised all- year- round to Madras crocodile bank, Rom Whitaker's farm in Chengalpet, Chennai, for a herpetology camp, Agumbe Rainforest research station, Swapanagandha valley in Goa, Leporiang Arunachal Pradesh and to Wandoor in the Andamans.