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  • Brongersma,L.D. 1968. Proposal to Suppress Python timorensis MÜLLER, 1844, and Python timoriensis MÜLLER, 1857, and to Add Python timoriensis (PETERS, 1876) to the Official List (Reptilia, Serpentes, Boidae). Z. N. (S.) 1834. Bull. zool. Nomencl., London, 25: 55-59.
  • Bulian,J. & Broer, W. 1984. Ein seltener Python und seine Nachzucht: Liasis mackloti (DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1844) (Serpentes: Boidae). Salamandra 20 (4): 205-211.
  • Duméril, A. M. C. and G. Bibron. 1844. Erpetologie Générale ou Histoire Naturelle Complete des Reptiles. Vol.6. Libr. Encyclopédique Roret, Paris, 609 pp.
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  • Jan, G. 1864. Iconographie générale des ophidiens. 7. Livraison. .
  • Knauf, S. 2000. Haltung und Nachzucht des Neu-Guinea-Wasserpythons (Liasis mackloti mackloti) (DUMÉRIL & BIBRON 1844). Elaphe 8 (4): 16-21.
  • Knox, Andrew and Kate Jackson. 2010. Ecological and phylogenetic influences on maxillary dentition in snakes. Phyllomedusa 9 (2): 121-131.
  • McDiarmid, Roy W., Jonathan A. Campbell, and T'Shaka A. Touré. 1999. Snake Species of the World: A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference, vol. 1. xi + 511
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  • Opferman, R. Regis. 1994. The Savu Ialand python (Liasis mackloti savuensis). Reptiles 2 (1): 24-28.
  • Rawlings, L.H.; Barker, D.; Donnellan, S.C. 2004. Phylogenetic relationships of the Australo-Papuan Liasis pythons (Reptilia: Macrostomata), based on mitochondrial DNA. Australian Journal of Zoology 52 (2): 215-227.
  • Schleip, Wulf D & O’Shea, M. 2010. Annotated checklist of the recent and extinct pythons (Serpentes, Pythonidae), with notes on nomenclature, taxonomy, and distribution. ZooKeys.
  • Underwood, Garth & Stimson,A.F. 1990. A classification of pythons (Serpentes, Pythoninae). Journal of Zoology, London 221: 565-603.
  • Vonk, F.J. et al. 2008. Evolutionary origin and development of snake fangs. Nature 454: 630-633.
  • de Rooij, N. DE. 1917. The Reptiles of the Indo-Australian Archipelago. Il. Ophidia. Leiden (E. J. Brill), xiv + 334 S.


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