Publications

Rom Whitaker

A case of snakebite

New York Herp. Soc. Newsletter 6(2) 1966.

Herp collection in Japan

New York Herp. Soc. Newsletter 7(2) 1967.

Some notes on the habits of the Indian rat snake in a locality near Bombay

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(1) April 1969

Abnormal colouration in the banded krait

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(1) April 1969

Occurrence of the Pit viper (Trimeresurus malabaricus (Jerdon)) on the Ghodbunder Road (Thane District) with some notes on their habits.

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(1) April 1969

Snake collection data in an area near Bombay

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(2) August 1969

The hatching of snake eggs

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(2) August 1969

The dog-faced watersnake in Bombay area and notes on its habits

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(2) August 1969

Cobra and Indian monitor lizard in the same burrow

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(3) December 1969

Defanged cobras, how they survive

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 66(3) December 1969

Slight reaction from bites of the rear-fanged snakes Boiga ceylonensis and Dryophis nasutus

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 67(1) April 1970

Cannibalism in the Indian rat snake

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 67(1) April 1970

Notes on bites by the saw-scaled viper in the Deogad area of Ratnagiri District, Maharashtra

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 67(2) August 1970

Snake venom and snake bite

Science Today, 1970

The catching of snakes

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(1) April 1971

Notes on Indian snakes – 1

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(2) August 1972

Albinism in snakes

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(2) August 1972

Two-headed snake (Cerberus rhynchops)

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(2) August 1972

Social behaviour in kraits

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(2) August 1972

Cannibalism in baby Russell's viper

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 68(2) August 1972

Pit viper (Trimeresurus macrolepis) bites at a south Indian tea estate

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 70(1) April 1973

Snakebite case histories

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 70(2) August 1973

Climbing response of two snake species during rain (Echis carinatus and Vipera russellii)

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 70(2) August 1973

The Silent Valley

WWF Newsletter (India) Nov 1973

Colour variation in Russell's viper

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 70(2) August 1973

Climbing response of two snake species during rain – (Echis carinatus) and (Vipera russelii)

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 70(3) 1974

Cobra with kingfisher caught in throat

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 71(1) April 1974

Feeding habits of the star tortoise

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 71(3) December 1974

Echis collection in Ratnagiri District

J.Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 71(3) December 1974

One in a thousand reaches adulthood

'The Hindu', 1974

Gharial survey report (Whitaker et al)

Publication of Madras Snake Park, 1974

Notes on behaviour, ecology and present status of the marsh crocodile (C.palustris) in south India

Publication of Madras Snake Park, 1974

The olive keelback (Atretium schistosum) feeding on mosquito larvae

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 72(1) April 1975

Echis in Tamil Nadu

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 72(2) August 1975

Hill snakes of South India

The Planter's Chronicle, 1975

Status and conservation of the gharial (Gavialis gangeticus)

Herp Review 6(1)

India's last dinosaurs (with Z.Whitaker)

Science Today, October 1975

Collection and hatching of marsh crocodile (C.palustris) eggs

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 73(2) August 1976

A note on crocodilian sex determination

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 73(3) December 1976

Snakes in farm and field

Livestock Vol. 7, 1975

First Marine National Park

The Hindu, July 10, 1977

Snakes responsible for snakebite and their natural history. For seminar on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Snakebite.

The Indian Pharmacological Society and Madras Snake Park Trust, August 1977.

Note on natural history of Crocodylus palustris

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 74(2) August 1977

A note on sea turtles of Madras

Indian Forester 103:11, Nov 1977

Collection of a rare snake in the Nilgiris

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 74(3) December 1977

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

India Forester, 1977.

Silent Valley: death notice for a forest

Madras Mail, 1977

Lizards of India

Illustrated Weekly of India. 1977

The return of the crocodiles

World Wildlife Fund-India Newsletter 21, Second quarter. 1977

Snake conservation in India

Nigel Sitwell books. 1977.

If they're killers, what good are they?

(with Z. Whitaker) International Wildlife 7(3). 1977

Bio-control of rodents by direct capture

Rodent Newsletter, Central Arid Zone Research Centre, March 1978

Note on the status of Gir crocodiles

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

Notes on captive breeding in mugger (C.palustris)

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

A preliminary survey of the saltwater crocodile C.porosus in the Andaman Islands

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

Growth rates of Crocodylus palustris

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

The status of Indian crocodilians

(with J.C. Daniel) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75 Supplement 1978

Status of Indian crocodilians

(with J.C. Daniel) Tiger Paper (FAO, Asia) 5(4), 1978

Crocodile survey techniques

For 4th Working Meeting of the IUCN/SSC Crocodile Specialist Group, Madras, India, 1978

Status of Indian crocodiles

For 4th Working Meeting of the IUCN/SSC Crocodile Specialist Group, Madras, India, 1978

Breeding record of the Indian chameleon (Chameleo zeylanicus)

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

Birth record of the Andaman pit viper, Trimeresurus purpureomaculatus

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

Notes on vocalization and protective behaviour in mugger

(with Z. Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(1) April 1978

Elephants on Interview Island (Andamans)

IUCN/SSC Elephant Group Newsletter, May 1978

Irula Wildlife Co-operative

Cheetal 19(4) June 1978

Status of Asian crocodilians

(with J.C.Daniel) Tiger Paper (FAO Asia) 5(4) October 1978

Herpetological survey in the Andamans.

Hamadryad 3, 1978

The status of mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris) in India

National Association for Sound WL programmes 2 (2) 1978

Breeding of the tokay gecko

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(2) August 1978

Notes on Phelsuma andamanensis – the Andaman day gecko

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 75(2) August 1978

Editor, Newsletter, Crocodile Specialist Group 1978-1980

(with Z.Whitaker)

Crocodile egg collection in Tamil Nadu

(with B.C. Choudhury & Z.Whitaker) Indian Forester 105(2) February 1979

The food of captive crocodilians

(with Z. Whitaker and A. Vaughan) Cheetal, December 1979

The Madras Snake Park; its role in public education and reptile research

International Zoo Yearbook Vol. 19, 1979

Captive rearing of marine turtles

J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 76(1) April 1979

Preliminary crocodile survey – Sri Lanka

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 76(1) April 1979

The crocodiles of Corbett National Park

Indian Journal of Forestry, 2(1) 1979

Gharial survey and observation on the Ramganga River

Hamadryad Supplement No. 2 (1) 1979

The food of captive crocodilians

(with Z.Whitaker) Indian Forester 105(3) December 1979

The future of crocodiles in Tamil Nadu

Indian Forester 105(8), 1979

Snakes of PNG

Post Courier, Port Moresby, PNG, 1979

Preliminary survey of the salt water crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) in the island provinces of PNG.

Wildlife Division Publication, PNG. 1979

Never a smile for a crocodile

(with Z. Whitaker) Animal Kingdom 1979

King cobra notes

Hamadryad 5(1) January 1980

Value of crocodiles

Indian Forester 106(3) 1980

Distribution and status of Varanus salvator in India and Sri Lanka

Herp Review 11(3) 1980

Suffering snakes

Paradise (24), Port Moresby, PNG, 1980

Dakataua

Paradise (25), Port Moresby, PNG, 1980

Status and biology of crocodiles in PNG

FAO and Wildlife Division Field Document No. 1. FAO/UNDP Project/744/079. 1980

Mugger breeding at Madras Crocodile Bank

Makara 2(1) 1980

The real king of the jungle

Indian Wildlifer 1(2) Aug Sept. 1980

Optimum growth rate of captive mugger (Crocodylus palustris) at Madras Crocodile Bank

Indian Forester, 107(2) February 1981

Notes on sexing crocodilians

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 77, March 1981

Venomous or not? (Rhabdophis)

Hamadryad 6(2) May 1981

Sex ratios in clutches of captive bred mugger (Crocodylus palustris)

Hamadryad 6(2) May 1981

A mega-farm for crocodiles, with an observation on maximum reproductive ages

Hamadryad 6(2) May 1981

Breeding the African dwarf crocodile, Osteolaemus tetraspis at Zoo Negara, Kuala Lumpur with an observation on galloping

Hamadryad 6(2) May 1981

At one with the wild

Paradise (28) 1981

The crocodile industry in Papua New Guinea: Commercial aspects

(with Meisy Kemp) Wildlife Division field document No. 2. FAO/UNDP Project PNG/74/029 Port Moresby. 1981

Crocodiles: a chink in their armour may be?

(with Z. Whitaker) India Magazine 1981.

Crocodiles in Mozambique and Zimbabwe

Hamadryad 7(1) January 1982
IUCN/SSC Snake Group Newsletter (1) January 1982 - editor
IUCN/SSC Snake Group Newsletter (2) May 1982 - editor

Monitor lizards: identity and sexing problems,

(with M.A.R. Khan) Hamadryad 7(2) May 1982

A taxonomic note on mugger subspecies (C.palustris)

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 79(2) August 1982

Crocodile conservation in India

Zimbabwe Science News 16(1) September 1982

An Andaman Experience

Sanctuary Vol. 11 Oct/Dec 1982

Introduction, aims and objectives of the Snake Group

For IUCN/SSC Snake Group Meeting, November 1982

Status of Asian crocodiles

Proceedings of the 5th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group (1980) SSC/IUCN Gland, 1982

Review of crocodile management options and practices in Asia

Proceedings 5th Working Meeting of the Crocodile Specialist Group (1980) SSC/IUCN Gland, 1982

Reptiles of Papua New Guinea (booklet)

(with Z.Whitaker) Wildlife Division, Port Moresby 82/2, 1982

Marking crocodiles by clipping tail scutes

Indian Forester 108 (40) 1982

IUCN/SSC Snake Group Newsletter (3) January 1983

 

The gharial (Gavialis gangeticus): a review

(with D.Basu) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 79(3) 1983

The role of captive propagation in the conservation of endangered wildlife

(with S.Dattatri) Santorama, Vol. 3, 1983

Cobra

(with S. Dattatri) Sanctuary, Vol. 3(4), Oct/Dec 1983

Herpetology in India

(with Z.Whitaker) British Herpetological Society Bulletin (8) 1983

IUCN/SSC Snake Group Newsletter (4) May 1983 - editor

 

Memories of a snakebite

Hamadryad 8(2) May 1983

Snake scat analysis

(with S.Dattatri) Hamadryad 8(2) May 1983

Arterhaltung durch Nachzucht von Krokodilien in Indien

(with Z.Whitaker) Die Aquarian und Terrarien Zeitschrift 36(6) June 1983

Bangladesh: a general survey

Hamadryad 7(3) September 1983

IUCN/SSC Snake Group Newsletter (5) September 1983 - editor

 

Reptiles of Pudukottai

Pudukottai District Gazetteer 1983 (G.K.Gandhi, editor)

Preliminary field study on snakes as agents of management of rodent populations

(with R.Advani) Indian Forester 109(6) June 1983

Borneo crocodile survey

Hamadryad 8(3) September 1983

Crocodile resources in the Andamans and Nicobars

(In) Mariculture potential of Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Central marine Fisheries Research Institute Bulletin (34) Cochin, September 1983

Sea turtle resources in the Andamans

(with S.Bhaskar) CMFRI Bulletin (34) Cochin, September 1983

Herpetological conservation in India

For centenary seminar of the J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc., November 1983

The simple joys of a rain forest

India Magazine. 1983

Irula Tribal Cooperative

(with Z.Whitaker) Cultural Survival Quarterly 11(1) 1983

A new species of Oligodon from the Palni Hills, S.India

(with S. Dattatri) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 79(3) 1983

Crocodiles as a resource for the tropics (contributor)

National Research Council, National Academy Press, 1983

Marine turtle update – India

Hamadryad 9(1) January 1984

Recommendation of the Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation

(with E.G.Silas, et al) CMFRI, February 1984

Recovery and management programmes for sea turtles in India: their value, logistics and problems

Proceedings of the Workshop on Sea Turtle Conservation, CMFRI Special Publication, February 1984

Reproductive biology of the mugger (C.palustris)

(with Z.Whitaker) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 81(2) August 1984

A new snake record for Madras (Hydrophis ornatus)

Hamadryad 9(3) September 1984

Notes on observations at the Olive Ridley rookery at Gahirmata, Orissa

Hamadryad 9(3) September 1984

Provisional checklist of Irian Jaya reptiles

(In) Conservation and development in Irian Jaya by R.Petocz and G.Raspado WWF/IUCN Indonesia, Bogor 1984

Establishment of a snake venom production industry for Irula tribals

In Spirit of Enterprise, Arum Press, London 1984

Snakes Alive

New Scientist, 26 April 1984

The role of reptiles in controlling food pests

At symposium: Impact of non-insect pests and predators on food production

All India Scientific Writer's Society, New Delhi, March 1984

Reproductive biology and conservation of the mugger crocodile (C.palustris) in India

(with J.W.Lang) Research Project, Madras Crocodile Bank, 1984-1987

Conservation and development in the Andaman Islands

For seminar: conservation of the Indian heritage, Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Cambridge, September 1984

International Crocodile Bank

For 7th Working Meeting of the IUCN/SSC Crocodile Specialist Group, Caracas, Venezuela, October 1984

Borneo crocodile survey. Part II

Hamadryad 9(1), 1984

A king is born

International Wildlife 29, March-April 1984

Turtles mass on the beach

'The Hindu' February 15, 1984

Recovery and management programmes for sea turtles in India, their value, logistics and problems

Proceedings of the workshop on sea turtle conservation, CMFRI, Special Publication. 1984

Multiple clutching in Crocodylus palustris.

For 7th Working Meeting of the IUCN/SSC/ Crocodile Specialist Group, Caracas, Venezuela. 1984

Arribada (with C.S. Kar)

Sanctuary Vol. 4(2), 1984

Crocodile Management – India

For Technical Conference in Crocodile Conservation and management Northern Territories

Conservation Commission, Darwin, Australia, January 1985

Rational use of estuarine and marine reptiles

For symposium: Endangered marine animals and marine parks

Marine Biological Association of India, January 1985

Editor (Amphibians and Reptiles)

Encyclopedia of Indian Natural History

Bombay Natural History Society, Centenary Publication 1985

Crocodile ranching: animal husbandry opportunity for tribal people

Zoo's Print/Journal of the Zoo Outreach Organization, February 1986

The Andaman tribes – victims of development

(with Z.Whitaker) Cultural Survival Quarterly, 10:2, 1986

Male parental care in mugger crocodiles

National Geographic Research, Vol. 2, 1986 (with Jeffery W.Lang and Harry Andrews)

Crocs in Irian Jaya

Tiger Paper 13(2) 1986

 

Indian snakes – a study

Magnificent Wildlife, Vivekananda Kendra Patrika, August 1987

The Crocodile Bank

(with Z. Whitaker) Bull. of Chicago Herp. Soc. 22(8), Aug 1987

Rodent control by Irula tribals

(with M. Murali) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 85(2) August 1988

The return of the crocodile

Sanctuary 8(3) 1988

Notes on crocodilian locomotion

(with H. Andrews) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 85(3) December 1988

A note on gharial oviduct extrusion while nesting at the Madras Crocodile Bank.

(with H. Andrews) Hamadryad 13(2) 1988

Sex determination and sex ratios in Crocodylus palustris

Amer. Zool., 29-935-952 (1989) (with Jeffery W. Lang and Harry Andrews)

Crocodile farming as a tribal industry

Herpeton 2(1) January 1989

Ecology of the mugger crocodile.

(with Z. Whitaker) In: Crocodiles: their ecology, management and conservation. IUCN Special Publication, 1989.

First record of a skin nematode on an Indian mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris)

(with Harry Andrews) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 86(1), April 1989

Chemical immobilization of the mugger crocodile (Crocodylus palustris) with Gallamine Triethiodide

(with Harry Andrews) Indian Forester 115(5) May 1989

Breeding crocodilians

New York Herpetological Society Newsletter 112, Oct/Nov 1989

The status and conservation of the Asian crocodilian.

In: Crocodiles: their ecology, management and conservation. IUCN Special Publication, 1989. (with Z.Whitaker)

Status of research and conservation of freshwater turtles and land tortoises in India

(with I.Das) IUCN/SSC Tortoise and Freshwater Group Newsletter (4) 1989

Rat control by Irula tribals

Tiger Paper 1990

Scrub Calotes nemoricola?

(with Indraneil Das) Hamadryad 15(1) June 1990, pp. 29

Herpetological investigations in the Western Ghats, South India. Part I, the Vanjikadavu and Nadukani Forests, Kerala State (with I.Das)

Hamadryad 15 (1), 1990

A crocodile, boy and a film (with Z.Whitaker)

Frontline, October, 1990

Suspected case of death by pit viper bite

Hamadryad 16(1,2), June, December 1991, pp. 38

Mugger in a factory lake in Goa

Hamadryad 16(1,2), 1991

On the Bian River

Wilderness Explorer 1(1) July 1992

The Madras Crocodile Bank

(with Harry Andrews) Contributions in Herpetology, 1992, pp.: 77-83

The pied pipers of Irula

Down to Earth, August 15, 1992

Coral reef surveys in India

(with Mohideen Wafar) Proceedings of the 7th International coral reef symposium, 1993, pp. 139-142

Population status of the Indian python (Python molurus) on the Indian subcontinent

Herpetological Natural History 1(1) 1993 pp. 87-89

Growth of a captive hawksbill in India

(with J.Frazier) Hamadryad 18, 1993

Turtle rearing in village ponds.

In: Proceedings: Conservation and Management of Turtles and Tortoise Society and World Conservation Society Turtle Recovery Project, 1993

Captive breeding of Indian turtles and tortoises at the Centre for Herpetology

(with H.V.Andrews) Ibid.

Captive breeding of freshwater turtles and tortoises at the Centre for Herpetology/Madras Crocodile Bank

(with H.V.Andrews) Zoo's Print 1993

Status of the salt water crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) in North Andaman Island

(with H.V.Andrews) Hamadryad 19, 1994

Some environmental issues facing the Andaman and Nicobar islands.

In: Andaman and Nicobar Islands – challenges for development. V.Suryanarayanan and V.Sundaresan (eds.) Konark Publications, 1994

Preliminary observations on the Andaman teal (Anas gibberifrons albogularis) in North Andaman Islands and North of Middle Andaman

(with H. Andrews) Report to the Asian Wetland Bureau, Kuala Lumpur 1994

Tamil Nadu croc situation

(with H. Andrews) CSG Newsletter 14(4):7 1995

Maintenance of the king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) in captivity.

(with Farida Tampal) Zoo's Print 10(2), 1995

Captive breeding of Indian snakes

(with Farida Tampal) Annual Report, 1995. CFH/Madras Crocodile Bank

Snakes and Lizards

Sanctuary Asia XV(3), 1995

The Irula Co-operative Venom Centre, India

(with H.V.Andrews) Oryx Vol 29:2, April 1995

Up to our ears in crocs

Reptiles, April 1996

A Bibliography of the king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah)

(with I.Das) Smithsonian Herpetological Information Service (108) 1996

Snake capture and venom extraction in Tamil Nadu

(with H.V. Andrews). In: Assessing the sustainability of uses of wild species. Robert and Christine Prescott-Allen (eds.) Occasional Paper of the IUCN/SSC No. 12, 1996

Publish and perish

(with I.Das and H. Andrews) Hamadryad 21, Dec 1996

Madras Crocodile Bank

CSG Newsletter 15(3) 1996

Status of herpetofauna in India including the Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

(with H. Andrews and J. Daltry) Paper presented at the International Conference on the Biology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles of South Asia, ARROS, Sri Lanka, 1996

A re-description of Ramanella mormorata Rao 1937

(with I. Das) Alytes 15(3), 1997

Population dynamics of Crocodylus porosus in Andaman and Nicobar Islands.

(with H. Andrews) Interim Survey report, Phase II. 1997

Farm a crocodile and save a tiger

(with H.V.Andrews) Seminar 466, New Delhi 1998

Range extension of Malabar tree toad (Pedostibes tuberculosus)

(with I.Das) Herpetological Review 29(3) 1998

Captive breeding of the water monitor (Varanus salvator)

(with H. Andrews) In: Biology and Conservation of Amphibians and Reptiles of South Asia, ARROS, Sri Lanka, Anslem de Silva (ed.) 1998

Madras Croc Bank

(with H. Andrews) CSG 14th Meeting Proceedings. 1998.

The Irula Venom Centre

(with H.V. Andrews) In: Indian Wildlife Resources. B.D.Sharma (ed.) New Delhi, 1999

Sustainable Use of India's Crocodile Resource.

In: Envis (Ed.) B.C.Choudhury Vol. 2, No. 1, Wildlife Institute of India, June 1999

Snakes of Silent Valley

(with G.Martin) In: Silent Valley-Whisper of Reason T.M. Manoharan, et al (eds) Kerala Forest Department, 1999

Conservation of snakes in India – JBNHS 2001

 

Crocodile Conservation, Western Asia Region: an Update.

(with H. Andrews) J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 100(2 & 3), Aug-Dec 2003

A tribute to Satish Bhaskar. In: Sea turtles of the Indian subcontinent

(Eds. Kartik Shanker and B.C. Choudhury). Universities Press, Hyderabad, India. 2005.

Captive Husbandry of the King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah)

(with N.Whitaker and G.Martin) Herpetological Review, 2005

Why does India have so many snakebites?

Madras Crocodile Bank Blogspot: Here Be Dragons, August, 2007

Feeding Toads, Snakes and Bats

Madras Crocodile Bank Blogspot: Here Be Dragons, August, 2007

The dangers of helping snakes cross the road

Madras Crocodile Bank Blogspot: Here Be Dragons, October, 2007

Observations on burrows dug by Mugger Crocodiles in Bundala N.P., Sri Lanka

(with Brady Barr, A. de Silva and P. Ratnasiri). J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 2008.

Observations on a wild King Cobra (Ophiophagus hannah), with emphasis on foraging and diet

(with D. Bhaisare et al). IRCF Reptiles and Amphbians, Vol.17, June, 2010

Venom, antivenom production and the medically important snakes of India

(with Samir Whitaker) Current Science, Vol. 103, No. 6, 25 September, 2012

An expedition to Narcondam: observations on marine fauna, invertebrates, herpetofauna, mammals, and birds including the island-endemic hornbill

(with Divya Mudappa, Janaki Lenin, Ajay Saxena, Kalyan Varma, T. R. Shankar Raman, Naveen, Umeed Mistry, Tasneem Khan) Current Science, in Press, 2013