About the Authors

T. Trevor Caughlin

trevor.caughlin@gmail.com

Affiliation Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

Nick Ruktanonchai

Affiliation Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

Miguel A. Acevedo

Affiliation School of Natural Resources and Conservation- Department of Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

Kenneth K. Lopiano

Affiliation Department of Statistics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

Olivia Prosper

Affiliation Department of Mathematics, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America

Nathan Eagle

Affiliations MIT Media Lab, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America, Santa Fe Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States of America

Andrew J. Tatem

Affiliations Department of Geography, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America, Emerging Pathogens Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States of America, Fogarty International Center, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TTC NR MAA KKL OP AJT NE. Performed the experiments: TTC NR MAA KKL OP. Analyzed the data: TTC NR MAA KKL OP. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NE AT. Wrote the paper: TTC NR MAA OP KKL.