The conservation status of the world’s reptiles

  title={The conservation status of the world’s reptiles},
  author={Monika B{\"o}hm and Ben Collen and J E M Baillie and Philip Harbaugh Bowles and Janice S. Chanson and Neil A. Cox and Geoffrey A. Hammerson and Michael Robert Hoffmann and Suzanne Rachel Livingstone and Mala Ram and Anders G. J. Rhodin and Simon N. Stuart and Peter Paul van Dijk and Bruce E. Young and Leticia E. Afuang and Aram L. Aghasyan and Andr{\'e}s J Garc{\'i}a and C. Hern{\~A}¡ndez Aguilar and Rastko Ajti{\'c} and Ferdi Akarsu and Laura Rodrigues Vieira de Alencar and Allen Hickman Allison and Natalia B. Ananjeva and Steve J Anderson and Claes Andr{\'e}n and Daniel Ariano-sanchez and Juan Camilo Pati{\~n}o Arredondo and Mark Auliya and Christopher C Austin and A. Yilmaz Avcı and Patrick J. Baker and Andr{\'e} Felipe Barreto-Lima and C{\'e}sar Luis Barrio-Amor{\'o}s and Dhruvayothi Basu and Michael Francis. Bates and Alexandre Milar{\'e} Batistella and Aaron M Bauer and Deborah E. Bennett and Wolfgang B{\"o}hme and Don Broadley and Rafe M Brown and Joseph N. Burgess and A. Blair Late Captain and Santiago Sousa Carreira and Mar{\'i}a del Rosario Casta{\~n}eda and Fernando. C. C. De Castro and Alessandro Catenazzi and Jos{\'e} Rogelio Cede{\~n}o-V{\'a}zquez and David G Chapple and Marc Cheylan and Diego F Cisneros-Heredia and Dan Cogălniceanu and Hal Cogger and Miguel A. Carretero and Gabriel Constantino Costa and Patrick J. Couper and Tony Courtney and I. Aleksic and Pierre Andr{\'e} Crochet and Brian I. Crother and F{\'e}lix Benjam{\'i}n Cruz and Jennifer C. Daltry and R. J. Ranjit Daniels and Indraneil Das and Anslem de Silva and Arvin C. Diesmos and Lutz Dirksen and Tiffany M. Doan and Jr C. Kenneth Dodd and Jeremiah Sean Doody and Michael E. Dorcas and Jos{\'e} Barros Filho and Vincent T. Egan and El Hassan El Mouden and Dirk Embert and Robert E. Espinoza and Alejandro Fallabrino and Xie Feng and Zhao Jun Feng and Lee FitzGerald and Oscar Flores-Villela and Frederico G R França and Darrell Frost and H{\'e}ctor Gadsden and Tony Gamble and S. Sri Ram Ganesh and Miguel Angel Garc{\'i}a and Juan E. Garc{\'i}a-P{\'e}rez and Joey Ll. Gatus and Maren Gaulke and Pierre-Andr{\'e} Crochet and Arthur Laurence Georges and Justin J. Gerlach and Stephen Robert Goldberg and Juan Carlos Tejeda Gonz{\'a}lez and David J. Gower and Tandora D. Grant and Eli Greenbaum and Cristina Grieco and Peng Guo and Alison Madeline Hamilton and Kelly Maree Hare and S. Blair Hedges and N J H Heideman and Craig Hilton-Taylor and Rod A Hitchmough and Bradford D. Hollingsworth and Mark N. Hutchinson and Jens B{\o}dtker Rasmussen and John B Iverson and Fabian M. Jaksic and Richard K. B. Jenkins and Andrey Bakiev and Reizl P. Jose and Yakup Kaska and H{\"u}seyin Arikan and J Scott Keogh and Gunther Koehler and Gerald Kuchling and Yusuf Kumlutaş and Axel Kwet and Enrique La Marca and William W. Lamar and Amanda Lane and Bj{\"o}rn Lardner and Craig Latta and Gabrielle Latta and Michael Wai Neng Lau and Pablo Lav{\'i}n and Dwight P. Lawson and Matthew Lebreton and Edgar Lehr and Duncan J. Limpus and Nicola Lipczynski and Aaron Savio Lobo and M A L{\'o}pez-Luna and Edoardo Politano and Vimoksalehi Lukoschek and Mikael Lundberg and Petros Lymberakis and Robert I. Macey and W E Magnusson and D. Luke Mahler and Ashok Malhotra and Jean Mariaux and Graham J. Alexander and Otavio A. V. Marques and Rafael Almonacid M{\'a}rquez and M{\'a}rcio Martins and Gavin P.R. Masterson and Jos{\'e} Antonio Mateo and Rosamma Mathew and Nixon Mathews and Gregory D. Mayer and Larry David Wilson and G John Measey and Fernando Mendoza-Quijano and Michele Menegon and S{\'e}bastien M{\'e}trailler and David A. Milton and Chad E. Montgomery and S{\'e}rgio Augusto Abrah{\~a}o Morato and Tam{\'i} Mott and Antonio Mu{\~n}oz-Alonso and John C. Murphy and Truong Quang Nguyen and G{\"o}ran Nilson and Cristiano de C. Nogueira and H Chape Nunez and Nikolai L. Orlov and Tsutomu Hikida and Jos{\'e} A. Ottenwalder and Theodore J. Papenfuss and Stesha Ann Pasachnik and Paulo De Azeredo Passos and Olivier S. G. Pauwels and Peter J. Tolson and Samuel Pinya and Erica R Pianka and Juan Manuel Pleguezuelos and Caroline Brook Colin Pollock and Paulino Ponce Campos and Robert Powell and Mauro Fasola and Gustavo Ernesto Quintero D{\'i}az and Raju Radder and Jeffrey C. Ramer and Arne R Rasmussen and Chris J. Raxworthy and Robert J. Spartanburg Reynolds and Nadia I. Richman and Edmund Leo B. Rico and Elisa Riservato and Gilson A. Rivas and Pedro Lu{\'i}s Bernardo da Rocha and Michael R{\"o}del and Lourdes Rodr{\'i}guez Schettino and Willem M. Roosenburg and James Pelter Ross and Ryiad Sadek and Kate L. Sanders and Georgina Santos-Barrera and Hermann H. Schleich and Benedikt R Schmidt and Andreas Schmitz and M. Banan Sharifi and Glenn M. Shea and Hai Tao Shi and Richard Shine and Roberto Sindaco and Tahar Slimani and Ruchira Somaweera and Steve Spawls and Peter J. Stafford and Rob Stuebing and Sam Sweet and Emerson Sy and Helen J. Temple and Marcelo F. Tognelli and Krystal A. Tolley and Peter Tolson and Boris S. Tuniyev and Sako B. Tuniyev and Mehmet Turgut and G{\'e}rard van Buurt and Carlos Frederico Duarte Rocha and Alvaro Moreno Velasco and Miguel Vences and Milan Vesel{\'y} and Sabine Vinke and Thomas Vinke and Gernot Vogel and Milan Vogrin and Richard Carl Vogt and Oliver R Wearn and Yehudah Leopold Werner and Martin J Whiting and Thomas Wiewandt and John Faulkner Wilkinson and Byron Wilson and Stephen Paul Wren and Tara J Zamin and Kaiya Zhou and George R. Zug},
Effective and targeted conservation action requires detailed information about species, their distribution, systematics and ecology as well as the distribution of threat processes which affect them. Knowledge of reptilian diversity remains surprisingly disparate, and innovative means of gaining rapid insight into the status of reptiles are needed in order to highlight urgent conservation cases and inform environmental policy with appropriate biodiversity information in a timely manner. We… CONTINUE READING

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