If you are interested in Herpetology and would like additional resources to check out, here are some great places to start!

Introduction to Herpetology

Ontario Herpetology and Conservation Partners

Herpetological Groups in North America

Canadian Organizations in Ecology, Evolutionary Biology, and Conservation

Additional Resources

Herpetology Literature

  • Lesbarrères, D., Ashpole, S. L., Bishop, C. A., Blouin-Demers, G., Brooks, R. J., Echaubard, P., … & Houlahan, J. (2014). Conservation of herpetofauna in northern landscapes: Threats and challenges from a Canadian perspective. Biological Conservation170, 48-55.

  • Taylor, E. N., Diele‐Viegas, L. M., Gangloff, E. J., Hall, J. M., Halpern, B., Massey, M. D., … & Telemeco, R. S. (2020). The thermal ecology and physiology of reptiles and amphibians: A user’s guide. Journal of Experimental Zoology Part A: Ecological and Integrative Physiology.
  • Capinha, C., Seebens, H., Cassey, P., García‐Díaz, P., Lenzner, B., Mang, T., … & Winter, M. (2017). Diversity, biogeography and the global flows of alien amphibians and reptiles. Diversity and Distributions23(11), 1313-1322.
  • Hallmann, K., & Griebeler, E. M. (2020). An identification of invariants in life history traits of amphibians and reptiles. Ecology and evolution10(3), 1233-1251.

Herpetology Podcasts