Official society position statements
Position Statement #1 - Lizard Toe Clipping (released in 2007)
Position statement #2 - Taxonomy (released in July 2016)
Position Statement #3 - Official ASH Species List (partial, 20 December 2016)
ASH is in the process of producing an official list of recognised Australian amphibian and reptile species. This is a work in progress and this first iteration includes the amphibians, dragons, geckos, turtles and crocodilians. The remaining species will be added soon.
Other relevant literature
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.