About the Authors

Frédéric Chevalier

Contributed equally to this work with: Frédéric Chevalier, Juline Herbinière-Gaboreau

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Juline Herbinière-Gaboreau

Contributed equally to this work with: Frédéric Chevalier, Juline Herbinière-Gaboreau

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Joanne Bertaux

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Maryline Raimond

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Franck Morel

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Inflammation, Tissus Epitheliaux et Cytokines, EA 4331, Poitiers, France

Didier Bouchon

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Pierre Grève

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Christine Braquart-Varnier

christine.braquart@univ-poitiers.fr

Affiliation Université de Poitiers, Laboratoire Ecologie, Evolution, Symbiose, UMR CNRS 6556, Poitiers, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FC JH-G JB FM PG CB-V. Performed the experiments: FC JH-G JB MR CB-V. Analyzed the data: FC JH-G JB MR FM DB PG CB-V. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FC JH-G JB MR FM. Wrote the paper: FC JB DB PG CB-V.