39. Pintar, MR, ND Strickland, JL Kline, MI Cook, and NJ Dorn. 2024. Asian swamp eels (Synbranchidae, Monopterus) in Florida: distribution, spread, and range of hydrologic tolerance over twenty-seven years (1997–2023). Aquatic Invasions 19 (2): 233–258. doi: 10.3391/ai.2024.19.2.124660 [PDF; Data; Supporting Information 1, 2, 3, 4, 5].

38. Cianferoni, F, and MR Pintar. 2024. Review of Nychia marshalli in the western Palaearctic, with new records and distributional notes (Hemiptera: Heteroptera: Notonectidae). Zootaxa 5448 (1): 135–142. doi: 10.1146/zootaxa.5448.1.9 [PDF]

37. Pintar, MR. New records and notes on the distribution of aquatic insects (Coleoptera, Hemiptera) in southeastern Arizona. Western North American Naturalist 84 (1): 125–132. [PDF]


36. Pintar, MR, NJ Dorn, JL Kline, and JC Trexler. 2023. Contrasting invasion histories and effects of three non-native fishes observed with long-term monitoring data. Biological Invasions 25: 3887–3903. doi: 10.1007/s10530-023-03146-9 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

35. Pintar, MR. 2023. Coelostoma orbiculare (Fabricius) (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae: Sphaeridiinae): new records and distribution in North America. The Coleopterists Bulletin 77 (3): 382–385. doi: 10.1649/0010-065X-77.3.382 [PDF, Data]

34. Pintar, MR. 2023. Two new records of aquatic Hemiptera (Belostomatidae, Mesoveliidae) from southern Florida, with keys to the genera Belostoma Latreille, 1807 and Mesovelia Mulsant and Rey, 1852 in Florida and the northern Caribbean. Aquatic Insects 44 (1): 36–51. doi: 10.1080/06150424.2022.2070218 [PDF]

33. Pintar, MR, NJ Dorn, JL Kline, and JC Trexler. 2023. Hydrology-mediated ecological function of a large wetland threatened by an invasive predator. Science of the Total Environment 857: 159245. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2022.159245 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]


32. Ruehl, CB, MR Pintar, and JC Trexler. 2022. Predator-permanence hypothesis in time: community dynamics in a seasonally flooded wetland. Freshwater Science 41 (4): 637–649. doi: 10.1086/721960 [PDF, Supporting Information]

31. Bohenek, JR, MR Pintar, TM Breech, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2022. A wolf in sheep's clothing: predatory fish have convergent consumptive effects but divergent predation-risk effects. Ecosphere 13 (5): e4073. doi: 10.1002/ecs2.4073 [PDF, Data]

30. Ye, Z, J Yuan, J Damgaard, GM Berchi, F Cianferoni, MR Pintar, H Olosutean, X Zhu, K Jiang, X Yang, S Fu, and W Bu. 2022. Climate warming since the Holocene accelerates west-east communication for the Eurasian temperate water strider species Aquarius paludum. Molecular Biology and Evolution 39 (5): msac089. doi: 10.1093/molbev/msac089 [PDF]

29. Resetarits, Jr, WJ, TM Breech, JR Bohenek, and MR Pintar. 2022. Cue reduction or general cue masking do not underlie generalized chemical camouflage in pirate perch. Ecology 103 (4): e03625. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3625 [PDF, Supporting Information]

28. Pintar, MR, and JC Trexler. 2022. Aquatic beetles (Coleoptera) of Everglades marshes with additional records from Everglades National Park, Florida, USA. Coleopterists Bulletin 76 (1): 130–135. doi: 10.1649/0010-065X-76.1.130 [PDF]


27. Pintar, MR, and BJ Olsen. 2021. Landscape acidification has trophic-mediated effects on ovenbirds (Seiurus aurocapilla). The Wilson Journal of Ornithology 133 (3): 490–495. doi: 10.1676/20-0076 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

26. Pintar, MR, JL Kline, and JC Trexler. 2021. The aquatic Heteroptera (Hemiptera) of marshes in the Florida Everglades. Florida Entomologist 104 (4): 307–319. doi: 10.1653/024.104.0408 [PDF, Supporting Information]

25. Scott, Jr, RC, MR Pintar, and WJ Resetarits Jr. 2021. Patch size drives colonization by aquatic insects, with minor priority effects of a cohabitant. Ecology and Evolution 11 (23): 16817–16834. doi: 10.1002/ece3.8313 [PDF, Correction, Data]

24. Resetarits, Jr, WJ, MR Pintar, and JR Bohenek. 2021. Complex multi-predator effects on demographic habitat selection and community assembly in colonizing aquatic insects. Ecological Monographs 91 (4): e01474. doi: 10.1002/ecm.1474 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

23. Pintar, MR, JR Bohenek, and WJ Resetarits Jr. 2021. Geographic variation in Culex oviposition habitat selection responses to a predator, Notonecta irrorata. Ecological Entomology 46 (5): 1148–1156. doi: 10.1111/een.13059 [PDF, Data]

22. Resetarits, Jr, WJ, JR Bohenek, and MR Pintar. 2021. Predator-specific responses and emergent multi-predator effects on oviposition site choice in gray treefrogs, Hyla chrysoscelis. Proceedings of the Royal Society B 288 (1950): 20210558. [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

21. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2021. Match and mismatch: integrating consumptive effects of predators, prey traits, and habitat selection in colonizing aquatic insects. Ecology and Evolution 11 (4): 1902–1917. doi: 10.1002/ece3.7181 [PDF, Data]

20. McNamara, SC, MR Pintar, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2021. Temperature but not nutrient addition affects abundance and assemblage structure of colonizing aquatic insects. Ecology 102 (1): e03209. doi: 10.1002/ecy.3209 [PDF, Correction, Data, Supporting Information]


19. Pintar, MR, and JL Keller. 2020. First record of Hydrophilus ensifer Brullé (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae) in the continental United States. Coleopterists Bulletin 74 (4): 696–698. doi: 10.1649/0010-065X-74.4.696 [PDF, Supporting Information]

18. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2020 Aquatic beetles influence colonization of disparate taxa in small lentic systems. Ecology and Evolution 10 (21): 12170–12182. doi: 10.1002/ECE3.6845 [PDF, Data]

17. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2020. Aquatic beetles (Coleoptera) of the University of Mississippi Field Station, Lafayette County, Mississippi, USA. Coleopterists Bulletin 74 (2): 351–369. doi: 10.1649/0010-065X-74.2.351 [PDF]

16. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2020. A comparison of aquatic and semiaquatic Heteroptera (Hemiptera) inhabiting natural habitats and experimental mesocosms at the University of Mississippi Field Station. Aquatic Insects 41 (1): 76–84. doi: 10.1080/01650424.2019.1710539 [PDF]


15. Resetarits, Jr, WJ, MR Pintar, JR Bohenek, and TM Breech. 2019. Patch size as a niche dimension: aquatic insects behaviorally partition enemy-free space across gradients of patch size. The American Naturalist 194 (6): 776–793. doi: 10.1086/705809 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]


14. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2018. Refilling temporary ponds has timing-dependent effects on Hyla gratiosa performance. Freshwater Biology 63 (12): 1550–1559. doi: 10.1111/fwb.13183 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

13. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2018. Filling ephemeral ponds affects development and phenotypic expression in Ambystoma talpoideum. Freshwater Biology 63 (9): 1173–1183. doi: 10.1111/fwb.13125 [PDF]

12. Pintar, MR, JR Bohenek, LL Eveland, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2018. Colonization across gradients of risk and reward: nutrients and predators generate species-specific responses among aquatic insects. Functional Ecology 32: 1589–1598. doi: 10.1111/1365-2435.13086 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

11. Resetarits, Jr, WJ, JR Bohenek, TM Breech, and MR Pintar. 2018. Predation risk and patch size jointly determine perceived patch quality in ovipositing treefrogs, Hyla chrysoscelis. Ecology 99 (3): 661–669. doi: 10.1002/ecy.2130 [PDF, Supporting Information]

10. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2018. Variation in pond hydroperiod affects larval growth in southern leopard frogs, Lithobates sphenocephalus. Copeia 106 (1): 70–76. doi: 10.1643/CE-17-696 [PDF]


9. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Larval development varies across pond age and larval density in Cope's gray tree frogs, Hyla chrysoscelis. Herpetologica 73 (4): 291–296. doi: 10.1655/Herpetologica-D-17-00027.1 [PDF, Data]

8. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Context-dependent colonization dynamics: regional reward contagion drives local compression in aquatic beetles. Journal of Animal Ecology 86 (5): 1124–1135. doi: 10.1111/1365-2656.12697 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

7. Bohenek, JR, MR Pintar, TM Breech, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Patch size influences perceived patch quality for colonising Culex mosquitoes. Freshwater Biology 62 (9): 1614–1622. doi: 10.1111/fwb.12972 [PDF]

6. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Prey-driven control of predator assemblages: zooplankton abundance drives aquatic beetle colonization. Ecology 98 (8): 2201–2215. doi: 10.1002/ecy.1914 [PDF, Data, Supporting Information]

5. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Relative predation risk and risk of desiccation co-determine oviposition preferences in Cope's gray treefrog, Hyla chrysoscelis. Oecologia 184 (2): 423–430. doi: 10.1007/s00442-017-3875-7 [PDF, Data]

4. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. Persistence of an egg mass polymorphism in Ambystoma maculatum: differential performance under high and low nutrients. Ecology 98 (5): 1349–1360. doi: 10.1002/ecy.1789 [PDF, Supporting Information]

3. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Out with the old, in with the new: oviposition preference matches larval success in Cope's gray treefrog, Hyla chrysoscelis. Journal of Herpetology 51 (2): 186–189. doi: 10.1670/16-019 [PDF, Data]

2. Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Tree leaf litter composition drives temporal variation in aquatic beetle colonization and assemblage structure in lentic systems. Oecologia 183 (3): 797–807. doi: 10.1007/s00442-017-3813-8 [PDF, Data]


1. Resetarits, Jr., WJ, and MR Pintar. 2016. Functional diversity of non-lethal effects, chemical camouflage, and variation in fish avoidance in colonizing beetles. Ecology 97 (12): 3517–3529. doi: 10.1002/ecy.1593 [PDF]