About the Authors

Krista L. McGuire

kmcguire@barnard.columbia.edu

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Sara G. Payne

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Matthew I. Palmer

Affiliation Department of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Caitlyn M. Gillikin

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Dominique Keefe

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Su Jin Kim

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Seren M. Gedallovich

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Julia Discenza

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Ramya Rangamannar

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Jennifer A. Koshner

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Audrey L. Massmann

Affiliation Department of Environmental Science, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Giulia Orazi

Affiliation Department of Biology, Barnard College of Columbia University, New York, New York, United States of America

Adam Essene

Affiliation Department of Biology, Fordham University, Bronx, New York, United States of America

Jonathan W. Leff

Affiliation Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America

Noah Fierer

Affiliations Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KM SP MP DK SG JD RR JL NF. Performed the experiments: KM SP MP CG DK SK SG JD RR JK AM GO AE JL NF. Analyzed the data: KM SP CG DK SK SG JD RR JK AM GO AE JL NF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MP JL NF. Wrote the paper: KM SP MP CG DK SK SG JD RR JK AM GO AE JL NF.