About the Authors

Kalina H. Kapralova

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Johannes Gudbrandsson

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Sigrun Reynisdottir

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Cristina B. Santos

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Vanessa C. Baltanás

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Valerie H. Maier

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Sigurdur S. Snorrason

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Arnar Palsson

apalsson@hi.is

Affiliation Institute of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, Iceland

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AP KHK VHM SSS. Performed the experiments: KHK JG SR CBS VCB VHM SSS AP. Analyzed the data: KHK JG VHM AP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KHK SR VHM AP. Wrote the paper: KHK JG VHM SSS AP. Designed experiments: AP KHK VHM SSS. Molecular work: KHK SR. Parasite analyses: JG CBS KHK SR. Aged the specimens: VCB SSS.