About the Authors

Katy R. Nicastro, Gerardo I. Zardi, Gareth A. Pearson, Ester A. Serrão
CCMAR-CIMAR Laboratório Associado, Universidade do Algarve, Faro, Portugal

Christopher D. McQuaid
Department of Zoology & Entomology, Rhodes University, Grahamstown, South Africa

Corresponding Author

zardi73@yahoo.it

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KRN GIZ. Performed the experiments: KRN GIZ CDM. Analyzed the data: KRN GIZ GAP EAS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CDM EAS GAP GIZ. Wrote the paper: GIZ KRN CDM. Provided editorial advice: EAS GAP.