About the Authors

Charles E. Tilburg, Philip O. Yund
Department of Marine Sciences, University of New England, Biddeford, Maine, United States of America

Michael A. McCartney
Department of Biology and Marine Biology, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina, United States of America

Corresponding Author

ctilburg@une.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CET MAM POY. Performed the experiments: CET MAM POY. Analyzed the data: CET POY. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CET POY. Wrote the paper: CET POY.