Publications

books Invasive Animal Publication Lists

USDA. National Agricultural Library. National Invasive Species Information Center.

Lists of publications on invasive insects and animals, including: bibliographies; books; CD-ROM products; fact sheets; general publications and reports; newsletters; and scientific journals.


A box turtle in the grass Standard Common and Current Scientific Names for North American Amphibians, Turtles, Reptiles & Crocodilians

The Center for North American Herpetology

Fifth edition. Authors Joseph T. Collins and Travis W. Taggart. 2002. A checklist and reference to the standardized common names and currently recognized scientific names of all genera, species, and subspecies. The sixth edition is expected in 2009.


Workshop Proceedings: Risk assessment processes for import and keeping exotic vertebrates in Australia [Feb. 2009] (PDF | 1.15 MB)

Invasive Animals Cooperative Research Centre

The proceedings reviews the Australian governments risk assessment processes and provides recommendations. The forum recommended moving towards harmonized exotic species policies and supporting legislation.


Managing Vertebrate Invasive Species

USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, National Wildlife Research Center

Witmer, G.W., W.C. Pitt, and K.A. Fagerstone, Editors, Proceedings of an International Symposium (August 7-9, 2007), held at Fort Collins, Colorado.


Rat Second National Invasive Rodent Summit

USDA, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service; DOI, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service; and The Wildlife Society

Abstracts of the October 19-21 symposium held at the National Wildlife Research Center, Fort Collins, Colorado.


Economic Impacts of Invasive Animals and Insects

USDA. National Agricultural Library. National Invasive Species Information Center.

A resource list of papers and studies examining the economic impacts of invasive animals and insects.


meeting room Vertebrate Pest Conference Proceedings

University of Nebraska at Lincoln

Conference proceedings for the fifth through the 22nd Vertebrate Pest Conferences are available for purchase.


The National Agricultural Library Digital Collections (NALDC)

National Agricultural Library

NALDC provides full text access to USDA publications digitized by the National Agricultural Library. Titles relevant to vertebrate species include