About the Authors

Rene Tänzler

Affiliation Department of Entomology, Zoologische Staatssammlung, Munich, Germany

Katayo Sagata

Affiliation Papua New Guinea Institute for Biological Research, Goroka, Papua New Guinea

Suriani Surbakti

Affiliation Department of Biology, Universitas Cendrawasih, Jayapura, Indonesia

Michael Balke

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael Balke, Alexander Riedel

Affiliations Department of Entomology, Zoologische Staatssammlung, Munich, Germany, GeoBioCenter, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany

Alexander Riedel

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael Balke, Alexander Riedel

riedel@smnk.de

Affiliation Department of Entomology, Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde, Karlsruhe, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RT MB AR. Performed the experiments: RT KS SS AR. Analyzed the data: RT MB AR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KS SS AR. Wrote the paper: RT MB AR.