The South West Florida Herpetological Institute (S.W.F.H.I.)  is a privately funded virtual research institute.
The S.W.F.H. I. is dedicated to study and conservation of the Amphibians and Reptiles occurring in South West Florida.

Knight Anole (Anolis equestris)

Listed below are some pages and links:

List of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America


American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists

 Herpetologists' League

Contemporary Herpetology and Contemporary Herpetology Information Series

Derivations of Scientific Names of the Reptiles and Amphibians of North America

Grants in Herpetology

List of Amphibians known or thought to occur in the DOI lands of South Florida.

Learn How To Identify a Tadpole.

Sounds of North American Frogs (a CD from Smithsonian Folkways).

Whole Frog Project


Herpetology - Texas Natural History Collections

Florida Museum of Natural History

The University of Texas at El Paso Centennial Museum

Classification of Reptiles

Turtle Trax

Savannah River Ecology Laboratory's Herpetology Research Page

The Center for North American Amphibians and Reptiles CNAAR

Brown Basilisk (Basiliscus vittatus)

Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative (ARMI)

Our Living Resources - Reptiles and Amphibians

Harvard University Herpetology Links

Amphibian Declines and Malformations

Brown Basilisk (Basiliscus vittatus)

Loggerhead Sea Turtle Bibliography

Frogs & Toads of Florida - Florida Wildlife Extension

Wild herps

Visit the Amphibia web

Florida Snakes

Florida's Exoitic Reptiles


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Date of last change 4-28-06