About the Authors

David Haase

dhaase@geomar.de

Affiliation Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Fishes, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Jennifer K. Rieger

Affiliation Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Fishes, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Anika Witten

Affiliation Genetic Epidemiology of Vascular Disorders, Leibniz Institute for Arteriosclerosis Research at the University Münster, Münster, Germany

Monika Stoll

Affiliation Genetic Epidemiology of Vascular Disorders, Leibniz Institute for Arteriosclerosis Research at the University Münster, Münster, Germany

Erich Bornberg-Bauer

Affiliation Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity, University of Münster, Münster, Germany

Martin Kalbe

Affiliation Department Evolutionary Ecology, Max-Planck Institute for Evolutionary Biology, Plön, Germany

Thorsten B. H. Reusch

Affiliation Evolutionary Ecology of Marine Fishes, GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, Kiel, Germany

Competing Interests

Monika Stoll is a PLOS ONE Editorial Board member. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to PLOS ONE Editorial policies and criteria.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: TBHR DH JKR MK. Performed the experiments: DH JKR MK. Analyzed the data: DH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AW MS EBB. Wrote the paper: DH TBHR MK JKR EBB MS AW.