About the Authors

Conny Tolf

Affiliation Centre for Ecology and Evolution in Microbial Model Systems (EEMiS), Linnæus University, Kalmar, Sweden

Daniel Bengtsson

Affiliation Centre for Ecology and Evolution in Microbial Model Systems (EEMiS), Linnæus University, Kalmar, Sweden

David Rodrigues

Affiliation Departamento de Recursos Florestais, Escola Superior Agrária, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Neus Latorre-Margalef

Affiliation Centre for Ecology and Evolution in Microbial Model Systems (EEMiS), Linnæus University, Kalmar, Sweden

Michelle Wille

Affiliation Centre for Ecology and Evolution in Microbial Model Systems (EEMiS), Linnæus University, Kalmar, Sweden

Maria Ester Figueiredo

Affiliation Departamento de Recursos Florestais, Escola Superior Agrária, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Monika Jankowska-Hjortaas

Affiliation Department of Animal Health, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Oslo, Norway

Anna Germundsson

Affiliation Department of Animal Health, Norwegian Veterinary Institute, Oslo, Norway

Pierre-Yves Duby

Affiliation Departamento de Recursos Florestais, Escola Superior Agrária, Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal

Camille Lebarbenchon

Affiliation Universite de La Reunion, BP7151, Saint-Denis, La Reunion

Michel Gauthier-Clerc

Affiliation Centre de Recherche de la Tour du Valat, Le Sambuc, Arles, France

Björn Olsen

Affiliation Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medical Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden

Jonas Waldenström

jonas.waldenstrom@lnu.se

Affiliation Centre for Ecology and Evolution in Microbial Model Systems (EEMiS), Linnæus University, Kalmar, Sweden

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: CT DR MGC BO JW. Performed the experiments: CT DB DR NLM MW MF MJH AG PD CL MGC BO JW. Analyzed the data: CT DB DR MW AG CL JW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: CT DB DR NLM MW MF MJH AG PD CL MGC BO JW. Wrote the paper: CT DB DR NLM MW MF MJH AG PD CL MGC BO JW.