About the Authors

Felipe Dargent

felipe.dargent@mail.mcgill.ca

Affiliation Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Julián Torres-Dowdall

Current address: Department of Biology, University of Konstanz, Konstanz, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

Affiliation Department of Biology, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado, United States of America

Marilyn E. Scott

Affiliation Institute of Parasitology, McGill University, Ste-Anne de Bellevue, Quebec, Canada

Indar Ramnarine

Affiliation Department of Life Sciences, University of the West Indies, Saint Augustine, Piarco-Tunapuna, Trinidad and Tobago

Gregor F. Fussmann

Affiliation Department of Biology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: FD JT-D MES GFF. Performed the experiments: FD JT-D IR. Analyzed the data: FD JT-D MES GFF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: FD JT-D MES IR GFF. Wrote the paper: FD JT-D MES IR GFF.