Publications

1. Miller, K.B. and M.A. Ivie. 1996. Enallagma optimolocus, a new species of damselfly from Montana (Odonata: Coenagrionidae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 97:833-838.

2. Miller, K.B. and D.L. Gustafson. 1996. Distribution records of the Odonata of Montana. Bulletin of American Odonatology 3:75-88.

3. Miller, K.B. 1997. Reassignment of Agabus eminens Kirsch, 1873 to Aglymbus Sharp, 1882 and redescription of the species (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 51:285-288. PDF Paper

4. Miller, K.B. 1997. Bidessonotus canis, a new species of predaceous diving beetle from Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Bidessini). The Coleopterists Bulletin 51:289-291. PDF Paper

5. Miller, K.B. 1997. Crinodessus amyae, a new Nearctic genus and species of predaceous diving beetle (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Bidessini) from Texas, USA. Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 99:483-486. PDF Paper

6. Miller, K.B. 1998. Revision of the Nearctic Liodessus affinis (Say, 1823) species group (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae, Hydroporinae, Bidessini). Entomological Scandinavica 29:281-314.

7. Miller, K.B. 1999. Descriptions of eight new species of Desmopachria Babington, 1841 from Bolivia (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Hyphydrini). Entomologica Scandinavica 30:349-359.

8. Miller, K.B. 1999. New distribution records for Crinodessus amyae Miller, 1997 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Bidessini) with comments on variation and relationships. The Coleopterists Bulletin 53:40-41. PDF Paper

9. Miller, K.B. 2000. Cladistic analysis of the tribes of Dytiscinae and the phylogenetic position of the genus Notaticus Zimmermann (Coleoptera; Dytiscidae). Insect Systematics and Evolution 31:165-177.

10. Miller, K.B. 2001. Taxonomy and phylogeny of the New World genus Neoclypeodytes Young, 1967 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Bidessini). Systematic Entomology 26:87-123. PDF Paper

11. Miller, K.B. 2001. On the phylogeny of the family Dytiscidae Linnaeus (Insecta: Coleoptera) with an emphasis on the morphology of the female reproductive tract. Insect Systematics and Evolution 32:45-92.

12. Miller, K.B. and S.H. Lubkin. 2001. Calicovatellus petrodytes Miller and Lubkin, a new genus and species of primitive vatelline diving beetle (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Vatellini) from the Miocene Barstow Formation, Southern California, USA. Journal of Paleontology 75:890-894 PDF Paper

13. Miller, K.B. 2001. Descriptions of new species of Desmopachria Babington, 1841 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Hyphydrini) with a reassessment of the subgenera and species groups and a synopsis of the species. The Coleopterists Bulletin 55:219-240. PDF Paper

14. Miller, K.B. 2001. Revision of the genus Agaporomorphus Zimmermann (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Copelatinae). Annals of the Entomological Society of America 94:520-529. PDF Paper

15. Miller, K.B. 2001. Hydrocanthus paludimonstrus, new species from Bolivia (Coleoptera: Noteridae: Hydrocanthini) and its implications for classification of the subgenera. The Coleopterists Bulletin 55:363-368.

16. Miller, K.B. 2001. Revision of the Neotropical genus Hemibidessus Zimmermann, 1921 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Bidessini). Aquatic Insects 23:253-275.

17. Miller, K.B. 2002. Revision of the subfamily Hydrodytinae Miller with description of a new genus (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Insect Systematics and Evolution 33:1-8.

18. Miller, K.B. 2002. Revision of the genus Eretes Laporte, 1833 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Dytiscinae: Eretini). Aquatic Insects 24:247-272.

19. Miller, K.B. 2003. The phylogeny of diving beetles and the evolution of sexual conflict (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Biological Journal of the Linnaean Society 79:359-388. PDF Paper

20. Miller, K.B. and M. Balke. 2003. The unusual occurrence of water beetles in amber: Copelatus aphroditae Balke sp. n. and C. predaveterus Miller sp. n. (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Copelatinae). Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington 105:809-815.

21. Miller, K.B. and A.N. Nilsson. 2003. Homology and terminology: Communication of information about rotated structures in water beetles. Latissimus 17:1-4.

22. Wheeler, Q.D. and K.B. Miller. in press. Revision of the slime-mold beetles of the genus Agathidium Panzer of North and Central America, Part I. (Coleoptera: Leiodidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.

23. Miller, K.B. and Q.D. Wheeler. in press. Revision of the Slime-Mold Beetles of the Genus Agathidium Panzer of North and Central America, Part II. (Coleoptera: Leiodidae). Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History.

24. Miller, K.B. and Q.D. Wheeler. in press. Descriptions of two new genera of Agathidiini from the Nearctic and Neotropical Regions (Coleoptera: Leiodidae). Coleopterists Bulletin.

25. Miller, K.B. and Q.D. Wheeler. In press. Asymmetrical male mandibular horns and mating behaviour in Agathidium Panzer (Coleoptera: Leiodidae). Journal of Natural History.

Research Reports

Miller, K.B. 2001. Conservation status of the rare diving beetle Hygrotus diversipes Leech (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Research Final Report to the Wyoming Outdoor Council, 7pp.

Current Research

Miller, K.B., G.W. Wolfe and O. Biström. in preparation. Phylogeny of the Hydroporinae and classification of the genus Peschetius Guignot, 1942 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae). Insect Systematics and Evolution.

Miller, K.B. and Q.D. Wheeler. in preparation. The phylogeny of Agathidium Panzer (Coleoptera: Leiodidae) and the evolution of asymmetrical male mandibular horns.

Miller, K.B. in preparation. Four new species of Desmopachria Babington from Peru (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae).

Miller, K.B. in preparation. Two new species of Agaporomorphus Zimmermann from Peru (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae).

Bergsten, J. and K.B. Miller. in preparation. Revision of the genus Acilius Leach (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae).

Bergsten, J. and K.B. Miller. in preparation. Long branch attraction and the phylogeny of Acilius (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Dytiscinae). For submission to Cladistics.

Miller, K.B. in preparation. Revision of the tribe Vatellini Sharp in the New World (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae).

Miller, K.B. in preparation. Revision of the genus Laccophilus Leach of the Neotropical Region (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Laccophilinae).

Miller, K.B. and Bergsten, J. in preparation. Phylogeny and classification of the subfamily Dytiscinae Leach (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae).

Miller, K.B., S.L. Cameron, and G.J. Svenson. in preparation. Optimization alignment and alignment ambiguous sites: What to do when primary homology is ambiguous in length-variable sequences.

C. Szumik, Miller, K.B., C.Y. Hayashi, and J. Edgerly-Rooks. in preparation. The phylogeny and classification of the Embiidina.