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16. Baca, S.M., Gustafson, G.T., DeRaad, D.A., Alexander, A., Hime, P., Short., A.E.Z. A shallow-scale phylogenomics approach reveals parallel patterns of diversification among sympatric populations of cryptic Neotropical aquatic beetles (Coleoptera: Noteridae). In review: Systematic Entomology. Preprint:

15. Baca, S.M., Gustafson, G.T., Alexander, A.M, Gough, H.M., Toussaint, E.F.A. (2021). Integrative phylogenomics reveals a Permian origin of Adephaga beetles. Systematic Entomology, 46(4), 968–990.

14. Baca, S.M. & Short, A.E.Z. (2021) Review of the New World Notomicrus Sharp (Coleoptera: Noteridae) I: Circumscription of species groups and review of the josiahi group with description of a new species from Brazil. Zookeys, 1025, 177–201.

13. Gustafson, G.T., Miller, K.B., Michat, M.C., Alarie, Y., Baca, S.M., Balke, M., & Short, A.E. (2021). The enduring value of reciprocal illumination in the era of insect phylogenomics: a response to Cai et al. (2020). Systematic Entomology.

12. Baca, S. M. & Short, A.E.Z. (2020). Molecular Phylogeny of the Notomicrine Water Beetles (Coleoptera: Noteridae) Reveals Signatures of Gondwanan Vicariance and Ecological Plasticity. Insect Systematics and Diversity, 4(6), 4.

11. Urcola, J. I., Benetti, C.J., Baca, S.M., & Michat, M.C. (2020). Suphisellus grossoi sp. n., a new burrowing water beetle from South America, and notes on S. flavolineatus (Régimbart, 1889) and S. grammicus (Sharp, 1882) (Coleoptera: Noteridae). Zootaxa, 4786(1). 

10. Gustafson, G.T., Baca, S. M., Alexander, A. M., & Short, A.E.Z. (2020). Phylogenomic analysis of the beetle suborder Adephaga with comparison of tailored and generalized ultraconserved element probe performance. Systematic Entomology, 45 (3), 552–570.

9. Simões, M.V.P., Baca, S.M., Toussaint E.F.A., Windsor, M.D., Short, A.E.Z. (2019) Solving a thorny situation: DNA and morphology illuminate the evolution of the leaf beetle tribe Dorynotini (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). Zoological Journal of the Linnaean Society, 185:1123–1136.

8. Baca, S.M. & Short, A.E.Z. (2018). Notomicrus petrireptans sp. n., a new seep-dwelling species of Noteridae from South America (Coleoptera: Adephaga). Zootaxa, 4388 (2): 182–190.

7. Arce-Pérez, R. & Baca, S. M. 2017. A new species of Suphisellus Crotch (Coleoptera: Noteridae) from Mexico. Zootaxa. 4323 (2): 277–285.

6. Baca, S.M., Alexander A., Gustafson, G.T., Short, A.E.Z. 2017. Ultraconserved elements show utility in phylogenetic inference of Adephaga (Coleoptera) and suggest paraphyly of Hydradephaga. Systematic Entomology 42, 786–795.

5. Baca, S.M., Toussaint, E.F.A., Miller, K.B., Short, A.E.Z. 2017. Molecular phylogeny of the aquatic beetle family Noteridae (Coleoptera: Adephaga) with an emphasis on partitioning strategies. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 107: 282–292.

4. Simões, M, Breitkreuz, L., Alvarado, M., Baca, S. Cooper, J.C., Heins, K., Herzog, K. & Lieberman, B.S. 2016. The Evolving Theory of Evolutionary Radiations. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 31(1): 27–34.

3. Baca, S.M. & Toledo, M. 2015. Canthysellus, a new genus of Burrowing Water Beetle (Coleoptera: Noteridae) from South America with the description of two new species. The Coleopterists Bulletin, 69(3): 477–488.

2. Gustafson, G.T., Maier, C.A., Baca, S.M., & Faris, T.K.  2014. Rediscovery of Two Uncommonly Collected Aquatic Beetles in Kansas, With Notes on Habitat Preferences of Lutrocus laticeps Casey, 1893 (Coleoptera: Lutrochidae) and Dineutus productus Roberts, 1895 (Coleoptera: Gyrinidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin, 68(4): 714–718. 

1. Baca, S.M., G. T. Gustafson, M. Toledo, & K. B. Miller. 2014. Revision of the Neotropical Burrowing Water Beetle genus Liocanthydrus Guignot (Coleoptera: Noteridae: Noterinae: Noterini) with the description of two new species. Zootaxa, 3793(2): 231–246.