About the Authors

Adriana Vergés


Affiliations Centre for Marine Bio-Innovation, Evolution and Ecology Research Centre, School of Biological Earth and Environmental Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Sydney Institute of Marine Sciences, Mosman, Western Australia, Australia, Centre for Marine Ecosystem Research, School of Natural Sciences, Edith Cowan University, Joondalup, Western Australia, Australia

Scott Bennett

Affiliation UWA Oceans Institute and School of Plant Biology, The University of Western Australia, Crawley, Western Australia, Australia

David R. Bellwood

Affiliation Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, School of Marine and Tropical Biology, James Cook University, Townsville, Queensland, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: AV SB DRB. Performed the experiments: AV SB. Analyzed the data: AV SB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AV DRB. Wrote the paper: AV SB DRB.