Peer Reviewed Publications


Submitted/ In Review/ In Revision/Accepted

17. J.T. Stroud, S. Swiston, A.H. Miller. Climatic constraints and the latitudinal diversity gradient: Why are arboreal lizards a tropical phenomenon? in review

16. Reynolds, R.G., A.H. Miller, S.A. Pasachnik, C.R. Knapp, M.E. Welch, G. Colisimo, G.P. Gerber, B. Drawert, and J.B. Iverson. Phylogenomics and Historical Biogeography of West Indian Rock Iguanas (genus Cyclura). in review



15. Miller, A.H., & Stroud, J.T. (2021). Novel Tests of the Key Innovation Hypothesis: Adhesive Toepads in Arboreal Lizards. Systematic Biology [doi]

14. Miller, A.H., Zug, G.R., Wogan, G.O.U., Lee, J.L., and Mulcahy, D.G. 2021. Phylogeny, Diversity, and Distribution of Micryletta (Anura: Microhylidae) in Myanmar. Ichthyology & Herpetology 109(1): 245-257 [doi].

13. Reynolds, R.G., A.H. Miller, A. Ríos-Franceschi, C. Huffine, J. Fredette, N.F. Angeli, S.I. Vega-Castillo, L.J, Revell, and A.R. Puente-Rolón. Molecular phylogeny of Puerto Rico Bank dwarf geckos (Squamata: Sphaerodactylidae: Sphaerodactylus) with redescription of S. macrolepis. [preprint]

12. Miller, A.H., H.N. Ngo, H. Quoc, P.Q. Tien, H.R., Davis, and R.G., Reynolds. Protobothrops mucrosquamatus (Brown Spotted Pitviper). Egg-guarding. Herpetological Review 52(1): 169.


11. Miller, A.H., H.R. Davis, Q. Do, M. Anh, C.T. Pham, T. Ziegler, J. L. Lee, K. de Queiroz, R.G. Reynolds, and T.Q. Nguyen. (2020). Discovery of a New Species of Enigmatic Odd-Scaled Snake (Serpentes: Xenodermidae: Achalinus) from Ha Giang Province, Vietnam. Copeia 108: 796-808 [doi]

Press: Smithsonian Magazine, CNN, AJC, Daily Mail

10. Freitas, E. S., Miller, A. H., Reynolds, R. G., & Siler, C. D. (2020). A taxonomic conundrum: Characterizing a cryptic radiation of Asian gracile skinks (Squamata: Scincidae: Riopa) in Myanmar. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution146, 106754.[doi]


9. Lee, J. L., Miller, A.H., Zug, G.R., & Mulcahy, D.G. (2019). The discovery of Rock Geckos Cnemaspis Strauch 1887 (Squamata, Gekkonidae) in the Tanintharyi Region, Myanmar with the description of two new species. Zootaxa, 4661(1), 40-64.

8. Miller, A. H., C. Jackson, A., van den Burg, M. P., Knapp, C. R., Welch, M. E., & Reynolds, R. G. (2019). The complete mitochondrial genome of the critically endangered Lesser Antillean iguana (Iguana delicatissima; Squamata: Iguanidae). Mitochondrial DNA Part B4(2), 2479-2481.

7. Reynolds, R. G., Miller, A.H., & Puente-Rolón, A.R. Chilabothrus schwartzi. In press. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species.


6. Mulcahy, D. G., Lee, J. L., Miller, A. H., Chand, M., Thura, M. K., & Zug, G. R. (2018). Filling the BINs of life: Report of an amphibian and reptile survey of the Tanintharyi (Tenasserim) Region of Myanmar, with DNA barcode data. ZooKeys, (757), 85.

5. Lee, J.L., Miller, A.H., Connette, G.M., Oo, K.S., Zug, G.R., and Mulcahy, D.G. (2018) First record of the Malaysian Bridle Snake, Dryocalamus subannulatus (Duméril, Bibron & Duméril, 1854), in Myanmar (Reptilia, Serpentes, Colubridae). Check List 14(2): 341-345. [PDF]


3. Mulcahy D.G., Lee J.L., Miller, A.H., Zug G.R. (2017) Troublesome Trimes: Potential cryptic speciation of the Trimeresurus (Popeia) popeiorum complex (Serpentes: Crotalidae) around the Isthmus of Kra (Myanmar and Thailand). Zootaxa 4347: 301–315. [PDF].


2. Miller, A. H., & Zug, G. R. (2016). Morphology and biology of the Asian Common Mockviper, Psammodynastes pulverulentus (Boie, 1827)(Serpentes: Lamprophiidae): a focus on Burmese populations. Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington129(1), 173-194. [PDF]. Cover Article

1. Miller, A. H., & Zug, G. R. (2016). An enigmatic Lygosoma (Reptilia: Squamata: Scincidae) from northern Myanmar. Herpetological Review47(3), 373-374. [PDF]

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