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Alberts,AC (1990). Environmental influences and chemical signalling in desert and green iguanas. American Zoologist 30(4): 11A eco soc

Alberts,AC, Sharp,TR, Werner,DI, Weldon,PJ (1992). Seasonal variation of lipids in femoral gland secretions of male green iguanas (Iguana iguana). Journal of Chemical Ecology 18(5): 703-712eco bio soc

Alvarado,J, Ibarra,L, Suazo,I (1995). Reproductive characteristics of a green iguana (Iguana iguana) population of the west-coast of Mexico. Southwestern Naturalist 40(2): 234-237eco bre

Bakhuis,WL (1982). Size and sexual differentiation in the lizard Iguana iguana on a semi-arid island. J. Herpetol. 16(3): 322-325eco bio

Bates,M (1967). Night and the iguana. Natural History 76(10): 22-23eco soc

Bock,BC, McCracken,GF (1988). Genetic structure and variability in the green iguana (Iguana iguana). J. Herpetol. 22(3): 316-322eco bio

Bock,BC, Rand,AS (1989). Factors influencing nesting synchrony and hatching success at a green iguana nesting aggregation in Panama. Copeia 1989(4): 978-986eco bre

Bock,BC, Rand,AS, Burghardt,GM (1989). Nesting season movements of female green iguanas (Iguana iguana) in Panama. Copeia 1989(1): 214-216eco bre

Brust,DG (1985). The physiological and ecological consequences of burrow-dwelling to the green iguana (Iguana iguana). American Zoologist 25(4): 7Aeco soc

Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS (1982). Iguana of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Noyes Publications, New Jersey. pp.472eco bio soc bre

Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS (1985). Group size and growth rate in hatchling green iguanas (Iguana iguana). Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 18(2): 101-104eco bio soc

Cohn,JP (1989). Iguana conservation and economic development, an iguana population and market are revitalized. Bioscience 39: 359-363eco

Cott,JP (1989). Iguana conservation and economic development. BioScience 39: 359-363eco

Drummond,H (1983). Adaptiveness of island nest sites of green iguanas and slider turtles. Copeia 1983(2): 529-530eco bre

Drummond,H, Burghardt,GM (1982). Orientation in dispersing hatchling green iguanas, Iguana iguana. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, New Jersey: 271-291eco soc bre

Drummond,H, Burghardt,GM (1983). Nocturnal and diurnal nest emergence in green iguanas. J. Herpetol. 17(3): 290-292eco soc bre

Dugan,BA; Rand,AS; Burghardt,GH; Bock,B (1981). Interactions between nesting crocodiles and iguanas. J. Herpetol. 15(4): 409-414eco soc bre

Etheridge,R (1982). Checklist of the iguanine and Malagasy iguanid lizards. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, Park Ridge, New Jersey: 7-37eco

Fitch,HS, Henderson,RW (1977). Age and sex differences, reproduction and conservation of Iguana iguana. Milwaukee Pub. Mus. Contr. Biol. & Geol. 13: 1-21eco bio bre

Fitch,HS, Henderson,RW, Hillis,DM (1982). Exploitation of iguanas in Central America. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavoir, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, Park Ridge, New Jersey: 397-417eco

Frost,DR, Etheridge,R (1989). A phylogenetic analysis and taxonomy of iguanian lizards (Reptilia: squamata). University of Kansas Museum of Natural History, Miscellaneous Publications 81: 1-65eco bio

Greene,HW, Burghardt,GM, Dugan,BA, Rand,AS (1978). Predation and the defensive behavior of green iguanas (Reptilia, Lacertilia, Iguanidae). J. Herpetol. 12(2): 169-176eco soc

Harris,DM (1982). Observations on the phenology, growth and survival of the Green Iguana, Iguana iguana in northern Colombia. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, New Jersey: 150-161eco bio

Henderson,RW (1974). Aspects of the ecology of the juvenile common iguana (Iguana iguana). Herpetologica 30(4): 327-332eco soc

Hirth,HF (1963). Some aspects of the natural history of Iguana iguana in a tropical strand. Ecology 44(3): 613-615eco soc

Horst,RL (1984). The isolation and identification of vitamin D2 and vitamin D3 from Medicago sativa (alfalfa plant). Archives of Biochemistry & Biophysics 231(1): 67-71eco

Iverson,JB (1982). Adaptations to herbivory in iguanine lizards. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Biology, Ecology & Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, Park Ridge, NJ: 60-76eco bio

Lazell,JD (1973). The lizard genus Iguana in the Lesser Antilles. Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool. 145: 1-28eco

Lichenbelt,WDV (1993). Optimal foraging of a herbivorous lizard, the green iguana, in a seasonal environment. Oecologia 95(2): 246-256eco bio soc

Licht,P, Moberly,WR (1965). Thermal requirements of embryonic development in the tropical lizard Iguana iguana. Copeia 1965: 515-517bio bre

Montgomery,GG (1978). The Ecology of Arboreal Folivores. Smithsonian Inst. Press, Washington, D.C. pp.574eco bio

Montgomery,GG, Rand,AS, Sunquist,ME (1973). Post-nesting movements of iguanas from a nesting aggregation. Copeia 1973(3): 620-622eco soc bre

Mora,JM (1991). Comparative grouping behavior of juvenile ctenosaurs and iguanas. J. Herpetol. 25(2): 244-246eco soc

Müller,H (1972). Ökologische und ethologische studien an Iguana iguana L. (Reptilia: Iguanidae) in Kolumbien. Zool. Beiträge 18: 109-131eco soc

Paulson,DR (1967). Ontogenetic change of food habits in iguanas. Organ. Trop. Stud. Field Problem Rept. Ciudad Universitaria, Costa Ricaeco bio soc

Phillips,JA (1995). Does cadence of Iguana iguana displays facilitate individual recognition. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 37(5): 337-342eco soc

Phillips,JA, Alberts,AC, Pratt,NC (1993). Differential resource use, growth, and the ontogeny of social relationships in the green iguana. Physiology & Behavior 53(1): 81-88eco soc

Prema,TP, Raghuramulu,N (1993). Vitamin D-like activity in Cestrum diurnum grown in Hyderabad, India. Journal of the Science of Food & Agriculture 62(1): 21-27eco

Prema,TP, Raghuramulu,N (1994). Free vitamin D3 metabolites in Cestrum diurnum leaves. Phytochemistry 37(3): 677-681eco

Rambeck,WA, Zucker,H (1985). Vitamin D3 and 1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D3 in the calcinogenic plant Trisetum flavescens. Tierarztliche Umschau 40(11): 921-924eco

Rand,AS (1978). Reptilian arboreal folivores. In: The Ecology of Arboreal Folivores. (Ed: Montgomery,GG) Smithsonian Inst. Press, Washington, D.C.: 115-122eco bio soc

Rand,AS (1990). The diet of a generalized folivore: Iguana iguana in Panama. J. Herpetol. 24(2): 211-214eco bio soc

Rand,AS; Dugan,BA (1983). Structure of complex iguana nests. Copeia 1983(3): 705-711eco soc bre

Rand,AS, Font,E, Ramos,D, Werner,DI, Bock,BC (1989). Home range in green iguanas (Iguana iguana) in Panama. Copeia 1989(1): 217-221eco soc

Rand,AS, Greene,HW (1982). Latitude and climate in the phenology of reproduction in the green iguana. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, New Jersey: 142-149eco bre

Rand,AS, Robinson,MH (1969). Predation on iguana nests. Herpetologica 25(3): 172-174eco bre

Rodda,GH, Grajal,A (1987). The nesting behavior of the green iguana, Iguana iguana, in the llanos of Venezuela. American Zoologist 27(4): 44Aeco soc bre

Sexton,OJ (1975). Black vultures feeding on iguana eggs in Panama. Amer. Midl. Nat. 93: 463-468eco bre

Shaw,SE (1960). Lizards with a hundred-million-year history. Zoonooz 33: 3-5eco bre

Sokol,OM (1967). Herbivory in lizards. Evolution 21(1): 192-194eco bio

Swanson,PL (1950). The iguana Iguana iguana iguana (L.). Herpetologica 6(7): 187-193eco bio soc bre

Van Devender,RW (1982). Growth and ecology of spiny-tailed and green iguanas in Costa Rica, with comments on the evolution of herbivory and large body size. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology & Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, Park Ridge, New Jersey: 162-183eco bio

van Marken Lichtenbelt,WD (1991). Energetics of the green iguana, Iguana iguana, in a semi-arid environment. Ph.D. Dissertation, State University of Groningen, The Netherlandseco soc

van Marken Lichtenbelt,WD, Albers,KB (1993). Reproductive adaptations of the green iguana on a semi-arid island. Copeia 1993(3): 790-798eco bre

van Marken Lichtenbelt,WD, Wesselingh,RA, Vogel,JT, Albers,KBM (1993). Energy budgets in free-living green iguanas in a seasonal environment. Ecology 74(4): 1157-1172eco soc

van Marken Lichtenbelt,WD; Wouter,D; Vogel,JT; Wesselingh,RA (1997). Energetic consequences of field body temperatures in the green iguana. Ecology 78: 297-307eco bio soc

Werner,DI (1987). Management of the green iguana in the tropical forest. Interciencia 12(5): 226-229eco

Werner,DI, Baker,EM, Gonzalez,ED, Sosa,IR (1987). Kinship recognition and grouping in hatchling green iguanas. Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 21(2): 83-89eco soc

Wiewandt,TA (1982). Evolution of nesting patterns in iguanine lizards. In: Iguanas of the World: Their Behavior, Ecology and Conservation. (Eds: Burghardt,GM, Rand,AS) Noyes Publishing, New Jersey: 119-141eco bre

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