About the Authors

Meghan W McKnight
Curriculum in Ecology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Peter S White
Department of Biology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States of America

Robert I McDonald
Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

John F Lamoreux, Simon N Stuart
IUCN/SSC–CI/CABS Biodiversity Assessment Unit, Conservation International, Arlington, Virginia, United States of America

John F Lamoreux
Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Sciences, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States of America

Wes Sechrest
Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States of America

Robert S Ridgely
World Land Trust–US, Deerfield, New Hampshire, United States of America

Corresponding Author

meghan.mcknight@gmail.com

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MWM and PSW conceived and designed the study. RIM contributed new analytical tools. MWM, RIM, and JFL analyzed the data. WS, RSR, and SNS were responsible for the collection, organization, and verification of the species range maps. MWM, PSW, and JFL wrote the paper, with extensive input from RIM, WS, RSR, and SNS.