About the Authors

Michael F. Westphal

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael F. Westphal, Joseph A. E. Stewart, Erin N. Tennant, H. Scott Butterfield, Barry Sinervo

mwestpha@blm.gov

Affiliation Hollister Field Office, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Hollister, California, United States of America

Joseph A. E. Stewart

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael F. Westphal, Joseph A. E. Stewart, Erin N. Tennant, H. Scott Butterfield, Barry Sinervo

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Erin N. Tennant

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael F. Westphal, Joseph A. E. Stewart, Erin N. Tennant, H. Scott Butterfield, Barry Sinervo

Affiliation Lands Unit, Central Region, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Fresno, California, United States of America

H. Scott Butterfield

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael F. Westphal, Joseph A. E. Stewart, Erin N. Tennant, H. Scott Butterfield, Barry Sinervo

Affiliation The Nature Conservancy, San Francisco, California, United States of America

Barry Sinervo

Contributed equally to this work with: Michael F. Westphal, Joseph A. E. Stewart, Erin N. Tennant, H. Scott Butterfield, Barry Sinervo

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: MFW JAES ENT HSB BS. Performed the experiments: MFW JAES ENT BS. Analyzed the data: MFW JAES ENT HSB BS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MFW JAES ENT BS. Wrote the paper: MFW JAES ENT HSB BS.