Dr. David Nelson
Dr. David Nelson
Associate Professor (Emeritus)


Education
 

Ph.D. - Vertebrate Ecology
Michigan State University, 1974


Research Interests
 
Herpetological Ecology
 
For more details, go to his research page.

Courses
 

Nelson, D. H . and J. W. Gibbons. 1972.   Ecology, abundance and seasonal activity of the scarlet snake,Cemophora coccinea .   Copeia.   1972: 582-584.

Gibbons, J. W. and D. H. Nelson .   1978.   The evolutionary significance of delayed emergence from the nest by hatchling turtles.   Evolution 32: 297-303.

Nelson, D. H. and S. D. Carey. 1993.   Range extension of the Mediterranean gecko ( Hemidactylus turcicus ) along the northeast gulf coast of the United States.   Northeast Gulf Science 13 (1): 53-58.

Nelson, D. H. 1998.   Final Report: Population ecology of the Alabama Red-bellied Turtle ( Pseudemys alabamensis ).   Submitted to the Alabama Dept. of Conservation and Natural Resources.

Nelson, D. H. and Turner, W. M. 2004. Alabama Red-bellied turtle (Psudemys alabamensis). Pages 54-55 in Alabama Wildlife (Volume III), Imperiled Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals. Edited by R.E. Mirarchi, M.A. Bailey, T.M. Haggerty and T. L. Best. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, 225 p. 

Nelson, D. H. 2004. Eastern Coral Snake (Micrucus fulvius). Pages 72-73 in Alabama Wildlife (Volume III), Imperiled Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals. Edited by R.E. Mirarchi, M.A. Bailey, T.M. Haggerty and T. L. Best. University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, 225 p.