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Species diversity, evolution, phylogenetics and taxonomy


The development of the pit organ of Bothrops jararaca and Crotalus durissus terrificus (Serpentes, Viperidae): support for the monophyly of the subfamily Crotalinae. (2002) HOFSTADLER-DEIQUES C. Acta Zoologica (Stockholm) 83:175-182 Blackwell Science Ltd 

Phylogeography of the pitviper clade Agkistrodon: historical ecology, species status, and conservation of cantils. (2000) PARKINSON CL, ZAMUDIO KR, GREENE HW. Molecular Ecology 9:411420 Blackwell Science, Ltd

Historical Biogeography of the Western Rattlesnake (Serpentes: Viperidae: Crotalus viridis), Inferred from Mitochondrial DNA Sequence Information. (2000) POOK CE, WUSTER W, THORPE RS. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 15(2):269-282. (c) Elsevier Science Ltd.

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