Herpetology Related Publications by Mark Wolfson MD.
Most of the articles and stories are text files in PDF. Scanning the original published magazine copy, with photos included, resulted in multi-megabyte files. A few of the one page articles are scanned originals.
Probably the only fiction story ever written in which a snake is the protagonist
|Sonoran Herpetologist 2007 20(7)|
|In The Dark, All Snakes Are Gray
This is a humorous (in retrospect anyway) account of me getting bitten by an Arizona Coral Snake
|Arizona Highways 2005;(81)11:40|
|Lizard Catching: A New Olympic Sport?
A romp through my childhood and adulthood lizard catching days and of teaching my son to master the noose. Also included a narrative how to guide to catching lizards
|The Keeper 2005;(9)1,8|
|Window Herping in Tucson
A humorous account of the 15 different species of herps that I have seen through the windows of my house over the years. The number has grown since the 2002 article
|Reptiles Magazine 2002;(10)3:88-91|
|Reality Bites: Rattlesnake Envenomation, an Evolutionary Perspective
This was a narrated day in my life when I was treating rattlesnake bites. It also got into some serious conjecturing about the evolution of rattlesnake venom and how it impacts modern medical treatment
|Reptile & Amphibian Hobbyist 2001;(6)9:38-45|
|Humidify Those Herps Pg2
Back when I was breeding Chondros I figured out how to connect a dryer hose to an ultrasonic humidifier and run the mist in through the top of the cage. The snakes liked it
|Disinfecting Equipment from Reptile Enclosures
This is essentially just a sidebar to the Humidity Article
|The Herps of Tucson Medical Center||Sombrero, 1991;(9):17-18|