About the Authors

Beatriz Blanco-Fontao

beablancofontao@gmail.com

Affiliations Research Unit of Biodiversity, (UO/CSIC/PA), Asturias, Spain, Dpt. Biología de Organismos y Sistemas, Área de Ecología, Universidad de Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

Brett K. Sandercock

Affiliation Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America

José Ramón Obeso

Affiliations Research Unit of Biodiversity, (UO/CSIC/PA), Asturias, Spain, Dpt. Biología de Organismos y Sistemas, Área de Ecología, Universidad de Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

Lance B. McNew

Affiliation Division of Biology, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States of America

Mario Quevedo

Affiliations Research Unit of Biodiversity, (UO/CSIC/PA), Asturias, Spain, Dpt. Biología de Organismos y Sistemas, Área de Ecología, Universidad de Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: BB-F BKS JRO LBM MQ. Performed the experiments: BB-F BKS LBM. Analyzed the data: BB-F MQ. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: BB-F BKS JRO LBM MQ. Wrote the paper: BB-F BKS LBM MQ.