About the Authors

Graham J. Slater, Paul Yang, Blaire Van Valkenburgh
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America

Borja Figueirido
Departamento de Ecología y Geología, Área de Paleontología, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Málaga, Campus Universitario de Teatinos, Málaga, Spain

Leeann Louis
Cornell University Museum of Vertebrates, Ithaca, New York, United States of America

Corresponding Author

gslater@ucla.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GJS. Performed the experiments: GJS LL PY. Analyzed the data: GJS BF LL PY. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GJS BF BVV. Wrote the paper: GJS BF BVV.