About the Authors

Jonas Zimmermann

j.zimmermann@bgbm.org

These authors are shared first authors on this work.

Affiliations Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Justus-Liebig-Universität Giessen, AG Spezielle Botanik, Giessen, Hessen, Germany

Nelida Abarca

These authors are shared first authors on this work.

Affiliation Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Neela Enk

These authors are shared first authors on this work.

Affiliation Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Oliver Skibbe

Affiliations Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany, Larger than life - micro and nature photography, http://www.larger-than-life.de, Berlin Germany

Wolf-Henning Kusber

Affiliation Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Regine Jahn

Affiliation Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: JZ NE NA RJ WHK OS. Performed the experiments: JZ NA NE. Analyzed the data: JZ NE. Wrote the paper: JZ NA NE RJ. Conceived the idea: RJ. Cultivation: OS. Composition of the manuscript: NE JZ. Taxonomical and morphological analyses: NA RJ. Data curation: WHK RJ.