Aquatic beetle dispersal

AbstractInterannual patterns and drivers of dispersal in aquatic beetlesDispersal is a critical life history component and occurs when certain life history stages are reached or as environmental conditions pass thresholds that cue movement from a patch. Dispersal is often timed to match seasonal changes in resource availability, weather patterns, mate availability, or physiological constraints. Optimal […]

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Spotted salamander egg masses

This webpage was a submission to Sigma Xi’s 2016 Student Research Showcase and was the winner of the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Section This work is now published in Ecology: Pintar, MR, and WJ Resetarits, Jr. 2017. Persistence of an egg mass polymorphism in Ambystoma maculatum: differential performance under high and low nutrients. Ecology 98

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Aquatic Insect Identification

I am available to provide services related to aquatic insects and macroinvertebrates. I primarily cover insects in eastern and central North America as well as certain taxonomic groups outside of the region. Do not hesitate to contact me via the form below regarding any such requests. Services provided include: Identification Bulk insect samples Voucher specimens

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