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Welcome to the website of the Australian Society of Herpetologists

Herpetology is the study of reptiles and amphibians, and those who study them are referred to as herpetologists. The Australian Society of Herpetologists Incorporated is a professional body for practising herpetologists. Use this website to find out about ASH, who is involved and what events are coming up.

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Recent News
First details on the 2014 ASH conference are now available on the conference site.

Kaiser et al. (2013) Best practices: In the 21st century, taxonomic decisions in herpetology are acceptable only when supported by a body of evidence and published via peer-review.
This article has huge implications for herpetological taxonomy and nomenclature in Australia.

Minutes of the last AGM.