About the Authors

Maria D. Vibranovski, Manyuan Long
Department of Ecology and Evolution, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Hedibert F. Lopes
The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

Timothy L. Karr
The Biodesign Institute, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States of America

Corresponding Author

mlong@midway.uchicago.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MDV TLK ML. Performed the experiments: MDV. Analyzed the data: MDV HFL TLK ML. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: TLK ML. Wrote the paper: MDV HFL TLK ML. Developed the statistical models: HFL.