About the Authors

Corentin Barbu

Affiliation UMR 5244 CNRS/UPVD/EPHE, ‘Biologie et Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerranéenne’, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France

Eric Dumonteil

Affiliations Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatan, Mexico, Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Sébastien Gourbière

gourbier@univ-perp.fr

Affiliations UMR 5244 CNRS/UPVD/EPHE, ‘Biologie et Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerranéenne’, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France, Centre for the Study of Evolution, School of Life Sciences, University of Sussex, Brighton, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CB ED SG. Performed the experiments: CB. Analyzed the data: CB ED SG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CB ED SG. Wrote the paper: SG.