About the Authors

Robbie Rae

Contributed equally to this work with: Robbie Rae, Amit Sinha

Affiliation Department of Evolutionary Biology, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany

Amit Sinha

Contributed equally to this work with: Robbie Rae, Amit Sinha

Affiliation Department of Evolutionary Biology, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany

Ralf J. Sommer

ralf.sommer@tuebingen.mpg.de

Affiliation Department of Evolutionary Biology, Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology, Tübingen, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RR AS RJS. Performed the experiments: RR AS. Analyzed the data: RR AS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RR AS. Wrote the paper: RR AS RJS.