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           Franz, R. 1962. Crabtree Cave, Maryland's largest cavern. Balto. Grotto News, 5(5): 112-114.

           Franz, R. 1964. Eggs of the long-tailed salamander from a Maryland cave. Herpetologica, 20:216.

           Franz, R. 1964. Notes on the fauna of Dam #4 Cave. Balto. Grotto News, 7(1): 2.

           Franz, R. 1964. Map of Crabtree Cave. Balto. Grotto News, 7(2): 56.

           Franz, R. and H. S. Harris. 1965. Mass transformation and movement of larval long-tailed salamanders, Eurycea longicauda longicauda (Green). Journ. Ohio Herp. Soc.,5(1): 32.

           Franz, R. 1966. Notes on the feeding habits of the seal salamander, Desmognathus monticola monticola Dunn, in Maryland. Journ. Ohio Herp. Soc., 5(3): 107-108.

           Franz, R. 1966. The Maryland Cave Survey. Introduction. Balto. Grotto News, 8(11): 220.

           Franz, R. 1966. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 1. Balto. Grotto News, 8(12): 230.

           Franz, R. 1966. The Maryland Cave Survey. Map of Devil's Hole Cave. Balto. Grotto News, 8(12): 231.

           Franz, R. 1966. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 2. A new Maryland cave: Rocky Gap Cave. Balto. Grotto News, 9(2): 25.

           Franz, R. 1966. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 3. Crystal Grotto Quarry Caves. Balto. Grotto News, 9(4): 128-129.

           Franz, R. 1966. An abnormal pattern in the eastern milk snake, Lampropeltis doliata triangulum. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 2(1): 11.

           Franz, R. 1966. Red leg in a natural population of Maryland amphibians. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 2(2): 7.

           Franz, R. 1967. Notes on the long-tailed salamander, Eurycea longicauda longicauda (Green) in Maryland caves. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 3(1): 1-6.

           Franz, R. 1967. Notes on the northern fence lizard, Sceloporus undulatus hyacinthinus, from Allegany County, Maryland. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 3(2): 30-31.

           Franz, R. 1967. Annotated checklist of cave-associated reptiles and amphibians of Maryland: Contribution No. 6 of The Maryland Cave Survey. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 3(3): 50-53.

           Franz, R. 1967. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 4. Two small caves in Washington County, Maryland. Balto. Grotto News, 9(5): 168-169 and 175.

           Franz, R. 1967. The Maryland Cave Survey--After one year: A progress report. Contribution No. 5. Balto. Grotto News, 9(6): 195, 198.

           Slifer, D. and R. Franz. 1967. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 7. Two more small caves in Washington County. Balto Grotto News, 9(10): 282-283.

           Slifer, D. and R. Franz. 1968. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 8. Three do-it-yourself projects. Balto. Grotto News, 9(11): 307-308.

           Slifer, D. and R. Franz. 1968. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 9. Winder's Cave. Balto. Grotto News, 9(12): 318-319.

           Franz, R. 1968. A copperhead from Garret County, Maryland. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 4(3): 61.

           Franz, R. 1968. Abnormal coloration in Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis from the Allegany plateau. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 4(4): 81.

           Franz, R. 1968. Early appearance of the eastern garter snake, Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis, in Maryland. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 4(4): 80-81.

           Franz, R. and D. Slifer. 1969. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 10. Progress report. Balto. Grotto News, 10(1): 6-7.

           Franz, R. and D. Slifer. 1969. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 11. The Rohrersville Caves. Balto. Grotto News, 10(1): 8-18.

           Franz, R. and D. Slifer. 1969 The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 12. Jugtown Caves. Balto. Grotto News, 10(2): 28-30, 35.

           Franz, R. 1969. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 6. Reptiles and amphibians in Maryland caves. Balto. Grotto News, 10(2): 31-35.

           Slifer, D. and R. Franz. l970. The Maryland Cave Survey. Contribution No. 13. The Conococheague caves. Balto. Grotto News, 10(3): 52-60.

           Franz, R. 1970. Egg development of the tailed frog under natural conditions. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 6(2): 27-30.

           Franz, R. 1970. Food of the larval tailed frog. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 6(3): 49-51.

           Franz, R. 1970. Additional notes on the feeding of larval giant salamanders, Dicamptodon ensatus. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 6(3): 51-52.

           Franz, R. and D. Lee. 1970. The ecological and biogeographical distribution of the tailed frog, Ascaphus truei, in the Flathead River drainage of northwestern Montana. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 6(4): 62-73.

           Franz, R. 1970. Additional notes on the Coeur d'alene salamander, Plethodon vandykei idahoensis, in Montana. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 6(3): 53-55.

           Franz, R. l971. Notes on the distribution and ecology of the herpetofauna of northwestern Montana. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 7(1): 1-10.

           Franz, R. and D. Slifer. 1971. Caves of Maryland. Md. Geol. Survey, Educational Bulletin, Baltimore, Md. 130 p.

           Franz, R., D. Lee, and P. Stifel. 1971. Notes on the occurrence of the snail, Euglandina rosea in caves of northwestern Florida. Bull. National Speleo. Soc., 33(2): 101-103.

           Franz, R. l972. Parasites of reptiles: Part I: Snake tapeworms. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 8(1): 6-13.

           Franz, R. 1972. Food and feeding in Acris gryllus. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 8(4): 84-90.

           Franz, R. 1972. Dusky salamanders and the Allegany Front of Maryland. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 8(3): 61-64.

           Franz, R. and S.R. Telford, Jr.. l973. Occurrence of two trematodes in Florida anoles. Quart. Journ. Fla. Acad. Sci., 35(2): 163-164.Christman, S. and R. Franz. 1973. Feeding habits of the striped newt, Notophthalmus perstriatus. Journ. Herpetol., 7(2): 133-135.

           Franz, R. l974. Parasites of Reptiles: Part II: Digenetic trematodes inhabiting the respiratory and upper digestive tracts of snakes. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 10(1): 16-19.

           Lee, D.S., J.B. Funderberg, and R. Franz. 1974. Growth and feeding behavior in the endemic Florida scrublizard, Sceloporus woodi Stejneger. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 10(1): 16-19.

           Bowie, A. and R. Franz. 1974. Crytosomum mega sp. n. (Nematoda: Oxyuroidea) from the lizard, Cyclura carinata. Journ. of Parasitol., 60(4): 628-631.

           Thompson, F.G. and R. Franz. 1974. Recent mollusca. In Gilbert, Carter R., (Ed.). Catalogue of the Type Specimens in the Department of Natural Sciences, Florida Museum of Natural History. Bull. Florida State Mus., Biol. Sci., 18(2): 107-110.

           Lee, D.S. and R. Franz. 1974. Comments on the feeding behavior of larval tiger salamanders, Ambystoma tigrinum. Bull. Md. Herp. Soc., 10(4): 105-107.

           Franz, R. l976. The digenetic trematode, Ochetosoma kansense (Crow) l913 from a West Indian racer, Alsophis vudii Cope. Florida Scientist, 39(1): 1-2.

           Franz, R. and R. Ashton. 1976. Florida's Okefenokee Swamp. Florida Naturalist.

           Schwartz, A. and R. Franz. 1976. Description of a new species of Sphaerodactylus from the Dominican Republic. Proc. Biol. Sci. Wash., 88(34): 367-372.

           Lee, D.S., A. Norden, C.R. Gilbert, and R. Franz. 1976. Preliminary list of the freshwater fishes of Maryland and Delaware. Chesapeake Science, 17(3): 205-211.

           Franz, R. and D.S. Lee. 1976. A relict population of the mottled sculpin, Cottus bairdii, from the Maryland coastal plain. Chesapeake Science, l7(4): 301-302.

           Thompson, F.G. and R. Franz. 1976. Some urocoptid land snails from Hispaniola. Rev. Biol. Trop., 24(l): 7-33.

           Franz, R. l977. Observations on the food, feeding behavior, and parasites of the striped swamp snake, Regina alleni. Herpetologica, 33(1) 90-93.

           Stunkard, H.W. and R. Franz. 1977. Paratelorchis dollfusi N.G., N.S.P., a digenetic trematode from the striped swamp snake, Regina alleni: systematic and taxonomic considerations. Trans. Amer. Micros. Soc., 96(3): 383-389.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. l978. Gopherus. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 211.1 - 211.2.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. 1978. Gopherus agassizi. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 212.1-212.2.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. 1978. Gopherus berlandieri. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 213.1 - 213.2.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. 1978. Gopherus flavimarginatus. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 214.1-214.2.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. 1978. Gophreus polyphemus. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 215.1-215.2.

           Franz, R. and C. Chantel. 1978. Limnaoedus and L. ocularis. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 209.1-209.2.

           Burgess, G. and R. Franz. l978. Zoogeography of the aquatic fauna of the St. Johns River System with comments on adjacent peninsular faunas. American Midland Naturalist, 100(1): 160-170.

           Shaak, G. and R. Franz. 1978. Faunal succession and environments of deposition of Pleistocene Lake Buffalo. Oklahoma Geol. Notes, Oklahoma Geol. Survery, 35(5): 175-190.

           Franz, R. and L. Franz. 1979. Distribution, habitat preference, and status of populations of the Black Creek crayfish, Procambarus (Ortamnicus) pictus (Decapoda: Cambaridae). Fla. Scientist, 42(1): 13-17.

           Franz, R. and W. Auffenberg. 1979. Gopher tortoise: A declining species. In Landers, et. al. Proceedings of the Georgia Endangered Species Symposium, Georgia Department of Natural Resources. pp. 61-63

           Ashton, R. and R. Franz. 1979. Bufo quercicus. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, 222.1 - 222.2.

           Dickson, G.W. and R. Franz. l980. Respiration rates, ATP turnover and adenylate energy charge in excised gills of surface and cave crayfish. Comp. Biochem. Physiol., 65A: 375-379.

           Jackson, D.R. and R. Franz. l981. Ecology of coral snakes in Florida. Herpetologica, 37(4): 213-228.

           Franz, R. and R. Bryant (Eds.). 1981. The dilemma of the Gopher Tortoise -- Is there a solution. Proc. Gopher Tortoise Council. 80 p.

           Gilbert, C.R., D.S. Lee, and R. Franz. 1981. A revised list of the freshwater fishes of Maryland and Delaware. Proc. Southeastern Fish Council. 10 p.

           Auffenberg, W. and R. Franz. 1982. Status and distribution of Gopherus polyphemus. In R.B. Bury (Ed.), North American tortoises, conservation and ecology. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Wildlife Research Report, 12: 95-126.

           Franz, R. and D.S. Lee. 1982. The distribution and evolution of cave crayfishes of Florida. Bull. Florida State Mus., 28(3): 53-78.

           Franz, R.(Ed.). 1982. Invertebrates. Rare and Endangered Biota of Florida Series. University Presses of Florida, 6: 131 pp.

           Bowman, T.E. and R. Franz. 1982. Anopsilana crenata, a new troglobitic cirolanid isopod from Grand Cayman Island, Caribbean Sea. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 95(3): 522-529.

           Franz, R. and D. Gicca. 1982. Observations on the Haitian snake Antillophis parvifrons alleni. Journal of Herpetology, 16(4): 419-421.

           Franz, R. and G. Burgess. l983 A new poeciliid killifish, Limia rivasi, from Haiti. Northeast Gulf Science, 6(1): 51-54.

           Franz, R. and C.A. Woods. 1983. A fossil tortoise from Hispaniola. Journal of Herpetology, 17(1): 79-81.

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. The slow and steady decline of the gopher tortoise. FSM Notes, 12(1): 4 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. The peculiar feeding habits of the striped swamp snake. FSM Notes, 12(2): 6 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. The manatee in peril. FSM Notes, 12(3): 7 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. Fire on the savannah. FSM Notes, 12(4): 3, 7 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. The secret life of the eastern coral snake. FSM Notes, 12(5): 6 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and D. Tonnessen. 1983. Success story: The return of the American alligator. FSM Notes, 12(6): 6 (popular article).

           Franz, R. and H.H. Hobbs, Jr. l984. Procambarus (Ortmannicus) leitheuseri new species, another troglobitic crayfish (Decapoda: Cambaridae) from peninsular Florida. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 96(2): 323-332.

           Franz, R. and R. Bryant (Eds.). 1984. The gopher tortoise and its sandhill habitat. Proc. 3rd Ann. Meet. Gopher Tortoise Council. 78p

           Franz, R., G. Burgess, and L.R. Rivas. 1984. Freshwater Fishes of the West Indies. In D.S. Lee, et al. Supplement to Atlas of North American Freshwater Fishes. (includes 58 species accounts and introduction). North Carolina State Museum of Natural History.

           Franz, R., et al. 1984. Endangered, Threatened, and Extirpated Freshwater Fishes of Maryland. In Norden, Forester, Fenwick. Threatened and Endangered Plants and Animals of Maryland. MD. Natural Heritage Program. Special Publ., pp. 287-328.

           Tonnessen, D. and R. Franz. 1984. Radio-tracking an alligator. FSM Notes, 13(2): 7 (popular article).

           Franz, R. 1985. Where are the dinosaurs? FSM Notes, 14(1): 31.

           Humphrey, S.R., J. Eisenberg, and R. Franz. 1985. Possibilities for restoring wildlife of longleaf pine savanna in an abandoned orange grove. Wildl. Soc. Bull., 13: 487-496.

           Franz, R., S. Reid, and C. Puckett. 1985. A Viable Population of Orinoco crocodile, Crocodylus intermedius, in Southern Venezuela. Biological Conservation, 32: 137-147.

           Franz, R. 1985. The Virginia opossum. FSM Notes, 15(3): 5 (popular article).

           Hobbs, Jr., H.H. and R. Franz. 1986. New troglobitic crayfish with comments on its relationship to epigean and other hypogean crayfishes of Florida. Journ. Crustacean Biology, 6(3): 509-519.

           Franz, R. 1986. Pseudemys floridana peninsularis. Egg Predation. Herpetol. Review, 17(3): 45.

           Franz, R. 1986. Gopherus polyphemus. Burrow commensals. Herpetol. Review, 17(3): 45-46.

           Auth, D., R. Franz, and J. Kappes. 1987. Geographic Range: Regina rigida. Herpetol. Review 18(1): 20.

           Franz, R., G. Morgan, and J.E. Davis. 1987. Records of recent reptile introductions in the Cayman Islands, BWI. Herpetol. Review, 18(1): 10-11.

           Thorbjarnarson, J. and R. Franz. 1987. Orinoco Crocodile, Crocodylus intermedius. In Catalogue of American Amphibians and Reptiles, No. 406.1 - 406.2.

           Hedges, B., R. Thomas, and R. Franz. 1987. A new Eleutherodactylus frog from southern Haiti. Copeia, (4): 943-949.

           Franz, R., C. K. Dodd, and C. Jones. 1988. Rana areolata aesopus. Movement. Herp. Review, 19(2): 33.

           Moler, P., and R. Franz. 1988. Wildlife values of small isolated wetlands in the southeastern coastal plain. In R. Odum, et al. Third Southeast Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Symp. Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Atlanta. pp. 234-241.

           Franz, R., and S. Franz. 1989. Records for the Rosemary Grasshopper, Schistocerca ceratiola Hubbell and Walker, in North Florida (Orthoptera: Acrididae). Fla. Entomologist, 72(2): 386-387.

           Burgess, G., and R. Franz. 1989. Zoogeography of the Antillean Freshwater Fish Fauna. In C. Woods. Biogeography of the West Indies, pp. 263-304.

           Franz, R. 1990. Annotated List of the Vertebrates of the Katharine Ordway Preserve - Swisher Memorial Sanctuary, Putnam County, Florida. Ordway Preserve Research Series, Report No. 2, 41 pp.

           Franz, R. and D. Hall. 1990. Vegetative Communities and Annotated Plant Lists for the Katharine Ordway Preserve - Swisher Memorial Sanctuary, Putnam County, Florida. Ordway Preserve Research Series, Report No. 3, 89 pp.

           Jones, C. and R. Franz. 1990. Use of gopher tortoise burrows by the Florida mouse (Podomys floridanus) in Putnam County, Florida. Florida Field Naturalist, 18(3): 45-51.

           Franz, R. and S. Franz. 1990. A review of the Florida crayfish fauna, with comments on nomenclature, distribution, and conservation. Florida Scientist, 53(4): 286-296.

           Franz, R. (book review). 1990. Wildlife of the Florida Keys: A Natural History. 1989. James D. Lazell, Jr. Restoration & Management Notes, 8(2): 128.

           Franz, R. (book review). 1990. Interdisciplinary bibliography of freshwater crayfishes. 1989. C.W. Hart. Florida Scientist, 53(4): 262.

           LaClaire, L. and R. Franz. 1990. Importance of isolated wetlands in upland landscapes. Proc. Second Lake Management Symposium, pp. 9-15.

           Franz, R. 1991. Remember the drought. Florida Wildlife., Nov.-Dec. (1991):10-12.

           Hobbs, H.H., Jr., and R. Franz. 1991. A new troglobitic crayfish, Procambarus (Lonnbergius) morrisi, (Decapoda: Cambaridae) from Florida. Proc. Biol. Soc. Wash., 104(1), pp. 55-63.

           Franz, R., C. K. Dodd, and A. M. Bard. 1992. The non-marine herpetofauna of Egmont Key, Hillsborough County. Florida Scientist, 55(3):179-183.

           Hobbs, H. H., Jr., and R. Franz. 1992. Procambarus (Ortmannicus) attiguus, a new troglobitic crayfish from the St. Johns River basin. Proc. Bio. Soc. Wash, 105(2):359-365.

           Dodd Jr., C. K. and R. Franz. 1993. The need for status information on common herpetofaunal species. Herpetol. Review 24(2):47-50.

           Franz, R, C. K. Dodd Jr., and D. W. Buden. 1993. Distributional records of amphibians and reptiles from the Exuma Islands, Bahamas, including the first reports of a freshwater turtle and an introduced gecko. Caribbean Journ. Sci. 29(3-4):153-164.

           Morgan, G. S., Franz, R., and Crombie, R. 1993. The Cuban crocodle as a fossil on Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, West Indies. Caribbean Journ. Sci. 29(3-4):165-173

           Smith, L.L., R. Franz, and C. K. Dodd Jr. 1993. Additions to the herpetofauna of Egmont Key, Hillsborough County, Florida. Florida Scientist. 56(4):231-234.

           Beckner and Franz 1994. Elaphe guttata (Corn Snake). Herpetol. Review 25(4):166.

           Buickner and Franz 1994. Elaphe obsoleta (Rat Snake). Herpetol. Review, 25(4):166.

           Franz, R. and C. K. Dodd, Jr. 1994. Alsophis vudii vudii (Brown Runner). Diet and Growth. Herpetol. Review. 25(1):28.

           Seidel, M. and R. Franz. 1994. Amphibians and Reptiles (exclusive of marine turtles) of the Cayman Islands (Chap.20). In Brunt and Davis. The Cayman Islands: Natural History and Biogeography. Kluwer Academic Press, Netherlands. in press.

           Franz, R., J. Bauer, and T. Morris. 1994. Review of biologically significant caves and their faunas in Florida and south Georgia. Brimleyana. No.20: 1-109.

           Smith, L. L. and R. Franz. 1994. Observations on the Use of the Florida roundtail muskrat houses (Neofiber alleni) by amphibians and reptiles. Florida Field Naturalist 22(3):69-74.

           Dodd Jr., C. K., R. Franz, and L. L. Smith. 1994. Activity patterns and habitat use of box turtles (Terrapene carolina bauri) on a Florida island, with recommendations for management. Chelonia Research, 1(2):97-106.

           Deyrup, M. and R. Franz (eds.). 1994. Invertebrates. Florida Rare and Endangered Species Series. Univ. Press of Florida. 798 pp.

           Butler, J., T. W. Hall, and R. Franz. 1995. Neonate aggregations and maternal attendance of young in eastern diamondback rattlesnakes, Crotalis adamanteus. Copeia, 1995(1):196-198.

           Dodd Jr., C. K. and R. Franz. 1995. Seasonal abundance and habitat use of snakes in xeric and mesic communities of north-central Florida. Bulletin of Florida Museum of Natural History, 38:43-67.

           Franz, R. 1995. An introduction to the reptiles and amphibians of the Ordway Preserve. Bulletin of Florida Museum of Natural History, 38:1-10.

           Eisenberg, J.F. and R.Franz (eds.) 1995. Natural History of the Katharine Ordway Preserve-Swisher Memorial

           Sanctuary, Putnam County, Florida. Bulletin of Florida Museum of Natural History, 38:1-260.

           Franz, R., G.S. Morgan, N. Albury, and S.D. Buckner. 1995. Fossil skeleton of a Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer) from a blue hole on Abaco, Bahamas. Carib. J. Sci., 31(1-2):149-152.

           Franz. 1995. (Book Review). A Naturalist in Florida. Archie Carr. (Edited by Marjorie H. Carr). Conservation Biology, 9(4):971-972.

           Dodd, C.K. and R. Franz. 1996. Factors affecting herpetofaunal distributions in the Exuma Cays Land and Sea Park,

           Bahamas. Edited volume, dedicated to Albert Schwartz, Chapter in Special Publ. SSAR.

           Franz, R., C.K.Dodd, Jr., S.D. Buckner. 1996. A Review of Bahamian Herpetology. Bahamian Journal of Science. June:22-30.

           Dodd, C.K. and R. Franz. 1996. Life-history and conservation biology of an population of Florida box turtles

           Terrapene carolina bauri. Proceedings Intern. Journ. Chelonian Conservation. 247-249.

           Langtimm, Dodd, and Franz. 1996. Estimates of abundance of box turtles (Terrapene carolina bauri) on a Florida island. Herpetologica. 52(4):496-504.

           Dodd, Franz, and Johnson. 1997. Shell injuries and anomalies in an insular population of Florida box turtles.

           Herpetological Natural History.

           Franz and Buckner. 1999. Survey of the herpetofauna of Conception Island, Bahamas. Proceedings Bahamas Field

           Station, San Salvador (Symposium, 1997).

           Buckner and Franz. 1998. Geographic Distribution (Bahamas). Thamnophis saurtitus sackeni. Herpetol. Review.

           Buckner and Franz. 1998. Geographic Distribution (Bahamas). Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis. Herpetol. Review.

           Johnson and Franz. 1999. Natural History. Notophthalmus perstriatus (Striped newt). Coloration. Herpetol. Review 30(2):89.

           Franz, Carlson, Owen, Steadman. 2000. Fossil tortoises from the Turks and Caicos Islands, BWI. Proceedings Bahamas Field Station, San Salvador (Symposium, 1999).

           Boughton, Staiger, and Franz. 2000. Use of PVC pipes as passive traps for treefrogs. Amer. Midl. Nat. 144 :168-177.

           O’Brien, Owen, Franz. 2001. Nerodia fasciata (Southern Water Snake). Reproduction. Herpetol. Review, 32(2):108.

           Franz. 2001. Pituophis melanoleucus mugitus (Florida pine snake). Digging behavior. Herpetol. Review, 32(2):109.

           Litt, Provencher, Tanner and Franz. 2001. Herpetological responses to restoration treatments of longleaf pine sandhills in Florida. Restoration Ecology, 9(4): 462-474.

           Hamilton, Freedman, and Franz. 2002. Effects of deer feeders, habitat and sensory cues on predation rates on artificial turtle nests. Amer. Midl. Nat., 147:123-134.

           Franz. 2004. Wet mountains and mountain frogs. (Book). Powell and Henderson. Adventures in Paradise. Univ. Florida Press.

           Franz. 2004. Walter Auffenberg. (1928-2004). Herp. Review 35(3):215-216

           Franz. 2004. Walter Auffenberg (1928-2004). Newsletter Gopher Tortoise Council. (Different from Herp Review notice).

           Franz. 2004 (popular). The White River Badlands: Prospecting for ancient tortoise fossils. October 2004. Volume 113(8): Natural History Magazine, Special supplement, Florida Museum Natural History. 2 pages.

           Franz and Quitmeyer. 2005. Fossil and Archeological Records for Gopher Tortoises in the Southeastern United States. Bull. Florida Museum Nat. Hist. 45(4):179-199.

           Franz 2005. Florida pine snake: Up close and personal. (Book) In Meshaka and Babbitt (eds). Status and Conservation of Florida Amphibians and Reptiles. Univ. Florida Press.

           Means and Franz. 2005. Amphibians and reptiles of altered wetlands on municipial well fields in peninsular Florida. (Book) In Meshaka and Babbitt. Status and Conservation of Florida Amphibians and Reptiles. Univ. Florida Press.

           Franz. 2005. (Book review). Meshaka, Butterfield, and Hauge. Exotic amphibians and reptiles of Florida. Herp. Review. 36(1):89

           Franz 2006. Barking treefrog, Hyla gratiosa. Winter retreat. Herpetological Review 36(4):434-435

           Gomez, Moulton, Franz. 2006. Microhabitat use by introduced Hemidactylus turcius in northcentral Florida. Southeasterern Naturalist

           Steadman, Franz R, Morgan, Albury, Franz S, and others. 2007. Exceptionally well preserved late Quaternary plant and vertebrate fossils from a blue hole on Abaco, The Bahamas. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.104 (50):19897-19902.

           Franz and Franz. 2009. A new fossil land tortoise in the genus Chelonoidis (Testudines: Testudinidae) from the northern Bahamas, with an osteological assessment of other Neotropical tortoises.. Bulletin of the Florida Museum of Natural History, 49(1): 1-44.

           Franz & Brown. 2015. The Transformation of Palatka. Antiquated Water Works plant now an environmental education hub. QC Quality Cities. Florida League of Cities. November-December,   pp.1 6-17

           Franz 2015. Requiem for the Ft. Gates Ferry Road. Journal of Florida Studies. Issue 1, number 4.

           Kehlmaier, Barlow, Hastings, Vamberger, Paijmans,  Steadman,  Albury,  Franz, Hofreiter, Fritz. 2017 (January). Tropical ancient DNA reveals relationships of the extinct Bahamian giant tortoise Chelonoidis alburyorum. Proc. Royal Acad (B), 284: 1-8.

           Hallock & Franz. 2017 (book published in January 2017). Travels on the St. Johns River. John Bartram and William Bartram. Univ. Presses of Florida. 223 pp.

           Albury, Franz, Rosenberger, & Rimoli. In prep. Fossil Land Tortoises from the Republica Dominicana, West Indies, with Description

           of a New Species (TESTUDINES: TESTUDINIDAE). Submitted to the American Museum's publication Novitates.