Publications

Accepted/In Press

  • Fikáček, M., G.T. Gustafson, & A.E.Z. Short. (In Press). On Wet Rocks with Snorkels: Immature stages of Tritonus Cascade Beetles with unusual modifications of Spiracles (Hydrophilidae: Laccobiini). Annales Zoologici
  • Kohlenberg, A.T. & A.E.Z. Short. (Accepted). Revision of the Neotropical water scavenger beetle genus Tobochares Short & García, 2007 (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Acidocerinae)
  • Short, A.E.Z., D. Post, & E.F.A. Toussaint (Accepted). Biology, distribution, and phylogenetic placement of the California endemic water scavenger beetle Hydrochara rickseckeri (Horn) (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Coleopterists Bulletin.
  • Short, A.E.Z., S. Salisbury, & T. Isaacs. (In Press). Aquatic Beetles of the South Rupununi & Parabara Regions, Guyana. WWF.
  • Short, A.E.Z., S. Salisbury, & N. La Cruz. (In Press). Aquatic Beetles of the Upper Potaro Region, Guyana. WWF.
  • Short, A.E.Z., S. Salisbury, & N. La Cruz. (In Press). Aquatic Beetles of the Upper Berbice Region, Guyana. WWF

2017

  • Baca, S.M., E.F.A. Toussaint, K.B. Miller, & A.E.Z. Short. 2017. Molecular phylogeny of the aquatic beetle family Noteridae (Coleoptera: Adephega) with an emphasis on data partitioning strategies. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution. 107:282-292. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ympev.2016.10.016
  • Short, A.E.Z., M. Garcia, & J.C. Giron. 2017. Revision of the Neotropical water scavenger beetle genus Globulosis García, 2001 (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Acidocerinae). Zootaxa 4232: 271-281.
  • Simoes, M.V.P. 2017. Revision of the Greater Antilles genus Paratrikona Spaeth, 1923 (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae: Dorynotini). Zootaxa 4238: 417-425.
  • Toussaint, E.F.A., D.D. Bloom, & A.E.Z. Short. 2017. Cretaceous West Gondwana vicariance shaped giant water scavenger beetle palaeobiogeography. Journal of Biogeography. DOI: 10.1111/jbi.12977

2016

  • Gustafson, G.T., A.E.Z. Short, & K.B. Miller (2016). New species of diving beetles in the subgenus Platynectes s.str. from the Guiana Shield (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Agabinae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 56 (1), 79-102.
  • Gustafson, G.T., J. Hajek, & K.B. Miller (2016) Description of two new species of Dineutus sensu stricto from Southeast Asia (Coleoptera: Gyrinidae) with a key to the known species of the subgenus. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 56 (2), 629-64.
  • Gustafson, G.T. & K.B. Miller (2016) Revision of the Southeast Asian Whirligig Beetle Genus Porrorhynchus Laporte, 1835 (Coleoptera: Gyrinidae: Gyrininae: Dineutini). The Coleopterists Bulletin 70 (4), 675-714.
  • Simoes, M.V.P, L. Breitkreuz, M. Alvarado, S. Baca, J.C. Cooper, L. Heins, K. Herzog, & B.S. Lieberman. 2016. The Evolving Theory of Evolutionary Radiations. Trends in Ecology & Evolution, 31, 27-34. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tree.2015.10.007
  • Toussaint, E.F.A., & A.E.Z. Short. 2016. Miocenic Evolution of Brazilian Shield Platynectes Diving Beetles in Amazon Basin Paleodrainage Systems. Annales de la Société Entomologique de France 52: 185-191. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00379271.2016.1248862
  • Toussaint, E.FA., M. Seidel, E. Arriaga-Varela, J. Hájek, D. Král, L. Sekerka, A.E.Z. Short, M. Fikáček. 2016. The Peril of Dating Beetles. Systematic Entomology. DOI: 10.1111/syen.12198
  • Toussaint E.F.A., M. Fikáček, & A.E.Z. Short. (2016). India-Madagascar vicariance explains cascade beetle biogeography. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 118: 982–991. DOI: 10.1111/bij.12791
  • Toussaint E.F.A., L. Hendrich, J. Hájek, M. Michat, R. Panjaita, A.E.Z. Short, & M. Balke. (2016) Evolution of Pacific Rim diving beetles sheds light on Amphi-Pacific biogeography. Ecography: DOI: 10.1111/ecog.02195
  • Toussaint, E.F.A, M. Balke, M. Garcia, & A.E.Z. Short. (2016). Molecular systematics of the Neotropical diving beetle genus Rugosus Garcia, 2001 (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Copelatinae). Coleopterists Bulletin 70: 53-58.

2015

  • Baca, S.M. & Toledo, M. 2015. Canthysellus, a new genus of Burrowing Water Beetle from South America (Coleoptera: Noteridae: Noterini). Coleopterists Bulletin 69:
  • Fikacek, M., M. Maruyama, T. Komatsu, C. von Beeren, D. Vondracek, & A.E.Z. Short. 2015. Protosternini (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) corroborated as monophyletic and its larva described for the first time: a review of the myrmecophilous genus Sphaerocetum. Invertebrate Systematics 29: 23-36.
  • Miller, K.B. & A.E.Z. Short. 2015. Belladessus n. gen. from Venezuela & Suriname with two new species B. femineus n. sp. and B. puella n. sp. (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae: Hydroporinae: Bidessini): Parthenogenetic diving beetles? Coleopterists Bulletin 69: 498-503.
  • Peris, D., C.A. Maier, A. Sanchez-Garcia, & X. Delclos. 2015. The oldest known riffle beetle (Coleoptera: Elmidae)from Early Cretaceous Spanish amber. Comptes Rendus Palevol. doi:10.1016/j.crpv.2014.11.005
  • Short, A.E.Z. Joly, L.J., García, M., Wild, A., Bloom, D.D., Maddison, D.R. 2015. Molecular phylogeny of the Hydroscaphidae (Coleoptera: Myxophaga) with description of a remarkable new lineage from the Guiana Shield. Systematic Entomology 40: 214-229.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & C.E. McIntosh. 2015. Hydrophilus harpe sp. nov., a remarkable new species of giant water scavenger beetle from Brazil (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 55: 665-671.
  • Simoes, M.V.P. & L. Sekerka. 2015. Review of the Neotropical Leaf Beetle Subgenus Dorynota s. str. Chevrolat (Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae: Dorynotini). Coleopterists Bulletin 69: 231-254.

2014

  • Bloom, D.D., M. Fikáček, & A.E.Z. Short. 2014. Clade age and diversification rate variation determine species richness patterns in aquatic beetle lineages. PLoS ONE 9(6): e98430. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0098430
  • 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: 231-246.
  • Gimmel, M.L., C.A. Maier, & W.E. Steiner. 2014. First report of Iccius Champion from Louisiana, with notes on microhabitat (Coleoptera: Tenebrionidae). Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. 87(1): 89-91.
  • Gustafson, G.T., C.A. Maier, S.M. Baca, & C.K. Faris. 2014. Rediscovery of Lutrochus laticeps Casey, 1893 (Coleoptera: Lutrochidae) and the Discovery of Dineutus productus Roberts, 1895 and Dineutus serrulatus analis Régimbart, 1882 (Coleoptera: Gyrinidae) in Kansas, USA, with Notes on Habitat Preference. Co
  • Lambert, P., C.A. Maier, & R.A.B. Leschen. 2014. A new species and lectotype designations for New Zealand Hydora (Elmidae: Larainae) with a world checklist. New Zealand Entomologist online early.
  • Maier, C.A. & A.E.Z. Short. 2014. Review of the Lutrochidae (Coleoptera) of the Guianas and Lesser Antilles, with description of four new species. Zootaxa 3895: 58-72.
  • Maier, C.A. & A.E.Z. Short. 2014. Hexanchorus bifurcatus sp. nov., a new tepui riffle beetle (Coleoptera: Elmidae: Larainae) from Tafelberg, Suriname. Zootaxa 3895: 137-143.
  • Maruyama, M., S. Yamamoto, & K.T. Eldredge. 2014. Synopsis of the Japanese species of Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae), with review of the type specimens I. Tribes Himalusini and Leucocraspedini. Zootaxa 3887: 393-400.
  • Mathis, K. & K.T. Eldredge. 2014. Descriptions of two new species of Myrmedonota Cameron (Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae) from Mexico with comments on the genus taxonomy and behavior. Zootaxa 3768: 95-100.
  • Mckenna, D.D., Farrell, B.D., Caterino, M.S., Farnum, C.W., Hawks, D.C., Maddison, D.R., Seago, A.E., Short, A.E.Z., Newton, A.F., & Thayer, M.K. In Press. Phylogeny and evolution of the Staphyliniformia and Scarabaeiformia: Forest litter as a stepping-stone for diversification of non-phytophagous beetles. Systematic Entomology: DOI: 10.1111/syen.12093
  • Rocha, L.A.,…A.E.Z. Short…et al. (122 authors). 2014. Collecting biological specimens is essential in science and conservation. Science 344: 814-815.
  • Simões, M.V.P. In Press. Taxonomic Revision of the genus Paranota Monros & Viana, 1949 (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 68: 714-718.
  • Simões, M.V.P. & Monné, M.L. 2014. Taxonomic revision of the genus Mesomphalia Hope, 1839 (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). Zootaxa 3835: 151-197.
  • Simões, M.V.P. & Monné, M. L. Description of Immatures of Mesomphalia gibbosa (Fabricius, 1781) andMesomphalia turrita (Illiger, 1801) (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). Zootaxa: 3861: 466-478.
  • Simões, M.V.P. & Sekerka, L. 2014. Redescription of Heteronychocassis acuticollis Spaeth, 1915(Coleoptera: Chrysomelidae: Cassidinae). Coleopterists Bulletin 68: 407-410.
  • Simões, M.V.P. 2014. Taxonomic Revision of the genus Paranota Monros & Viana, 1949 (Coleoptera, Chrysomelidae, Cassidinae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 68: 631-655.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M. Garcia. 2014. A new genus of egg case-carrying water scavenger beetle from the Guiana Shield (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Acidocerinae). Zootaxa 3835 (2): 251–262.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & C.E. McIntosh. 2014. Review and Distribution of the Giant Water Scavenger Beetles genusHydrophilus Geoffory of the United States and Canada (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 68: 187-198.

2013


  • Short, A.E.Z., L. Greene, & M. García. 2013. New species and new records of the hygropetric water beetle genus Oocyclus Sharp from South America (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 3741: 349–358.
  • Jia, F. & A.E.Z. Short. 2013. Enochrus algarum sp. nov., a new hygropetric water scavenger beetle from China (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Enochrinae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 53: 609–614
  • Fikáček, M., M. Maruyama, D. Vondracek, & A.E.Z. Short. 2013. Chimaerocyon gen. nov., a morphologically aberrant myrmecophilous genus of water scavenger beetle (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae). Zootaxa 3716: 277–288.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2013. Aquatic Beetles of the Grensgebergte and Kasikasima Regions, Suriname (Insecta: Coleoptera). RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 67: 79–89.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M. Fikáček. 2013. Molecular Phylogeny, Evolution, and Classification of the Hydrophilidae (Coleoptera). Systematic Entomology 38: 723–752.
  • Maier, C.A. 2013. A revision of the Larainae (Coleoptera, Elmidae) of Venezuela, with description of nine new species. ZooKeys 329: 33–91.
  • Maier, C.A. & A.E.Z. Short. 2013. A revision of the Lutrochidae (Coleoptera) of Venezuela, with description of six new species. Zootaxa 3637: 285–307.
  • Maier, C.A., & M.A. Ivie. 2013. New species and records of Chrysobothris Eschscholtz (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) from Montserrat, Saba, and Anguilla, with a key to the Chrysobothris thoracica species-group in the West Indies. Coleopterists Bulletin 67(2): 81–88.
  • Maier, C.A., & M.A. Ivie. 2013. Reevaluation of Chalcophora angulicollis (LeConte) and Chalcophora virginiensis (Drury) with a review and key to the North American species of Chalcophora Dejean (Coleoptera: Buprestidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 67(4): 457–469.

2012

  • McIntosh, C.E. & A.E.Z. Short. 2012. New Delaware Records and Notes about the endangered Seth Forest Water Scavenger Beetle (Coleoptera: Hydrochidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 66: 294–296.
  • Short, A.E.Z., Y. Alarie, M. García, & L.J. Joly. 2012. Are noterids specialized meruids (Coleoptera, Adephaga)? A reply to Dressler et al. Systematic Entomology 37: 417–419.
  • Maier, C.A. (2012). Elachistelmis gen. n. (Coleoptera: Elmidae: Elminae) from Suriname, with description of two new species. Zootaxa, 3500: 61–69.
  • Oliva, A. & A.E.Z. Short. 2012. Review of the Berosus Leach of Venezuela (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae, Berosini) with description of fourteen new species. Zookeys 206: 1–69.
  • Clarkson, B. & A.E.Z. Short. 2012. Revision of the Oocyclus Sharp of Brazil with description of ten new species (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Laccobiini). Zootaxa 3183: 1–35.
  • Cai, C., A.E.Z. Short, & D. Huang. 2012. The first skiff beetle (Coleoptera: Myxophaga: Hydroscaphidae) from early Cretaceous Jehol Biota. Journal of Paleontology 86: 116–119.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2012a. Review of the Nearctic species of Drusilla Leach (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae). Zootaxa 3300: 45-54.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2012b. Redescription of the genus Apalonia Casey, description of immature stages and reevaluation of its tribal placement (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae). Koleopterologische Rundschaeu 82: 151-171.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2012c. Lissagria foveolata (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), a Distinctive New Species from Mexico. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 85(3): 226–230.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2012d. A New Species of Probrachida Ashe (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae: Aleocharinae), the First Record of the Genus from North America. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society 85(3): 231–238.

2011

  • Short, A.E.Z. & V. Kadosoe. 2011. Chapter 4. Aquatic Beetles of the Kwamalasamutu Region, Suriname (Insecta: Coleoptera). Pp. 79–90 In: O’Shea, B.J., L.E. Alonso, & T.H. Larsen, (eds.). A Rapid Biological Assessment of the Kwamalasamutu region, Southwestern Suriname. RAP Bulletin of Biological Assessment 63. 156 pp. Conservation International, Arlington, VA.
  • Maier, C.A. & P.J. Spangler (2011). Hypsilara royi gen. n. and sp. n. (Coleoptera, Elmidae, Larainae) from Southern Venezuela, with a revised key to Larainae of the Western Hemisphere. Zookeys, 116, 25-36.
  • Jia, F.L. & A.E.Z. Short. 2011. Description of Cymbiodyta orientalis sp.n., the first species of the genus from the Oriental Region (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Entomological News, 121, 348–351.
  • Valladeras, L.F. & A.E.Z. Short. 2011. Revision of Ochthebiinae of Venezuela (Coleoptera: Hydraenidae). Zootaxa 3021: 63–68.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & F.L. Jia. 2011. Two new species of Oocyclus Sharp with a revised key to the genus for mainland Southeast Asia (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 3012: 64–68.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M. Fikáček. 2011. World catalogue of the Hydrophiloidea (Coleoptera): additions and corrections II (2006–2010). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 51: 83–122.
  • Jia, F.L. & A.E.Z. Short. 2011. Notionotus attenuatus sp. n. from southern China with a key to the Old World species of the genus (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) Zootaxa 2830: 55–58.
  • Alarie, Y., A.E.Z. Short, M. García, & L. Joly. 2011. Larval morphology of Meruidae (Coleoptera: Adephaga) and its phylogenetic implications. Annals of the Entomological Society of America 104: 25–36.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2011. Bothronotoxenus Eldredge, a New Genus of Aleocharinae (Coleoptera: Staphylinidae) from Arizona, U.S.A. Coleopterists Bulletin 65(4): 381–386.

2010

  • Oliva, A. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. A remarkable new species of Hemiosus Sharp from Amazonian Peru (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Koleopterologische Rundschau 80: 139–142.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M. García. 2010. A review of the Oocyclus Sharp of Venezuela with description of twelve new species (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Laccobiini). Zootaxa 2635: 1–31.
  • Fikáček, M. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. Discovery of the genus Cetiocyon in the Neotropical Region and revision of its New Guinean species (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae). Arthropod Systematics and Phylogeny 68: 309–329.
  • Eldredge, K. T. 2010. A new species of Myrmedonata Cameron from eastern Kansas (Coleoptera, Staphylinidae, Aleocharinae). ZooKeys. 53: 17-24
  • Darilmaz, M.C., S. Kiyak, & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. Discovery of the water scavenger beetle genus Brownephilus Mouchamps in Turkey (Coleoptera, Hydrophilidae, Hydrophilini). ZooKeys 53: 13–16.
  • Gustafson, G.T. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. Redescription of the Neotropical water scavenger beetle genus Phaenostoma (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) with description of two new species. Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis Pragae 50: 459–467.
  • Gustafson, G.T. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. Revision of the Neotropical water scavenger beetle genus Guyanobius Spangler (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Chaetarthriini). Aquatic Insects 32(4): 245–258
  • Short, A.E.Z., P.J. Torres, & B.J. van Vondel. 2010. A review of the crawling water beetles of Mongolia (Coleoptera: Haliplidae). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 159: 205–212.
  • Fikáček, M. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. A revision of the Neotropical genus Sacosternum Hansen (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae). Zootaxa 2538: 1–37.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2010. Hydrophilidae: Review of the Subtribe Acidocerina of the Southwestern Pacific Islands. Pp. 297–318. In: Jäch, M., & M. Balke (Eds.), The Aquatic Coleoptera of New Caledonia. Vienna, Austria.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2010. Hydrophilidae: Hydrobiusina. Pp. 319–322. In: Jäch, M., & M. Balke (Eds.), The Aquatic Coleoptera of New Caledonia. Vienna, Austria.
  • Short, A.E.Z., L.J. Joly, & M. García. 2010. Discovery of the Skiff beetle genus Yara Reichardt & Hinton in Venezuela with description of a new species (Coleoptera: Myxophaga: Hydroscaphidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 64: 151–156.
  • Fikáček, M., E. Gentili, & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. Order Coleoptera, family Hydrophilidae. Pp. 135–165. In: van Harten, A. (Ed.), Arthropod Fauna of the United Arab Emirates [Volume 3]. Abu Dhabi, UAE.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2010. Phylogeny, Evolution, and Classification of the Giant Water Scavenger Beetles (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Hydrophilini: Hydrophilina). Systematics and Biodiversity 8: 17–37.
  • Maier, C.A., M.A. Ivie, J.B. Johnson, & D.R. Maddison (2010). A new northern-most record for the family Hydroscaphidae (Coleoptera: Myxophaga), with description of a new Neartic species. Coleopterists Bulletin: 64, 289-302.
  • Hall, W.E. & A.E.Z. Short. 2010. A new species of Hydroscapha LeConte from northwestern Venezuela (Coleoptera: Myxophaga: Hydroscaphidae). Zootaxa 2358: 49–56.

2009

  • Short, A.E.Z. 2009. Two new species of the hygropetric genus Oocyclus Sharp from eastern India (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Acta Entomologica Musei Nationalis 49: 625–630.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2009. Micramphiops gen.n. from Madagascar (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Koleopterologische Rundschau 79: 189–195.
  • Jia, F. & A.E.Z. Short. 2009. Description of Hydrobius orientalis sp. n., the first species of the subtribe Hydrobiusina from the Oriental Region (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Hydrophilini). Aquatic Insects 31: 25–29.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M.S. Caterino. 2009. On the validity of habitat as a predictor of genetic structure in aquatic systems: a comparative study using California water beetles. Molecular Ecology 18: 403–414.

2008 & Earlier

  • Spangler, P.J. & A.E.Z. Short. 2008. Three new species of Neotropical Tropisternus Solier (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 1917: 65–68.
  • Shaverdo, H., A.E.Z. Short, & D. Enkhnasan. 2008. Predacious water beetles (Coleoptera: Dytiscidae) of Mongolia. Koleopterologische Rundschau 78: 43–53.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2008. Revision of the Afrotropical genus Tritonus Mulsant (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 1855: 41–55.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & J.K. Liebherr. 2007. Systematics and Biology of the Endemic Water Scavenger Beetles of Hawaii (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Systematic Entomology 32: 601–624.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & M. García. 2007. Tobochares sulcatus, a new genus and species of water scavenger beetle from Amazonas State, Venezuela (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Aquatic Insects 29: 1–7.
  • Liebherr, J.K. & A.E.Z. Short. 2006. Blackburnia riparia, new species (Coleoptera: Carabidae, Platynini): A novel element in the Hawaiian riparian insect fauna. Journal of the New York Entomological Society 114: 1–16.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & P.J. Torres. 2006. Review of the Hemiosus Sharp and Derallus Sharp in North America, Central America, and the Caribbean (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Berosini). Zootaxa 1369: 1–17.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & F. Hebauer. 2006. World Catalogue of Hydrophiloidea–additions and corrections, 1 (1999–2005) (Coleoptera). Koleopterologische Rundschau 76: 315–359.
  • Fikáček, M. & A.E.Z. Short. 2006. A revision of the Neotropical genus Motonerus Hansen (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae). Zootaxa 1268: 1–38.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & K. Kanda. 2006. The water scavenger beetles of Mongolia with new records from the Selenge River Basin (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia 155: 9–12.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & A.P. Swanson. 2005. A revision of the Oocyclus Sharp of Thailand with description of six new species (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 1078: 1–24.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2005. A review of the subtribe Acidocerina of Central America with special reference to Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Hydrophilini). Koleopterologische Rundschau 75: 191–226.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2005. Two new species of Enochrus Thomson, subgenus Hugoscottia Knisch, from Costa Rica and Mexico (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) Zootaxa 865: 1–7.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2005. The Hydrophilinae of Delaware (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 58: 598–599.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2005. A new genus and species of Sphaeridiinae from Costa Rica (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Coleopterists Bulletin 58: 534–537.
  • Short, A.E.Z. & P.D. Perkins. 2004. A revision of Oocyclus Sharp of Mexico and Central America (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 783: 1–45.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2004. Review of the Central American species of Hydrobiomorpha Blackburn (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Koleopterologische Rundschau 74: 363–366.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2004. Review of the Enochrus Thomson of the West Indies (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Koleopterologische Rundschau 74: 354–361.
  • Perkins, P.D. & A.E.Z. Short. 2004. Omniops gen. n. and two new species of Hydrophilini from Papua New Guinea (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). Zootaxa 494: 1–14.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2003. Enochrus (Methydrus) grossi sp. n. from the Southeastern United States. Transactions of the American Entomological Society 129: 539–542.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2003. The Lectotype of Philydrus fimbriatus Melsheimer (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae). The Coleopterists Bulletin 57: 358–359.
  • Fairchild, G.W., J. Cruz, A.M. Faulds, A.E.Z. Short, & J.F. Matta. 2003. Microhabitat and landscape influences on aquatic beetle assemblages in a cluster of temporary and permanent ponds. Journal of the North American Benthological Society 22: 224–240.
  • Short, A.E.Z. 2002. New Record of Zoraptera in Delaware. Entomological News 113: 215.