About the Authors

Kritika M. Garg

kritika.m.garg@gmail.com

Affiliation Ecology and Evolution, National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bellary road, Bangalore 560065, India

Balaji Chattopadhyay

Affiliations Ecology and Evolution, National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bellary road, Bangalore 560065, India, School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625021, India

D. P. Swami Doss

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625021, India

A. K. Vinoth Kumar

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625021, India

Sripathi Kandula

Affiliation School of Biological Sciences, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai 625021, India

Uma Ramakrishnan

Affiliation Ecology and Evolution, National Centre for Biological Sciences, TIFR, Bellary road, Bangalore 560065, India

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: KMG BC UR. Performed the experiments: KMG BC DPSD AKVK SK. Analyzed the data: KMG BC. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: KMG BC UR. Wrote the paper: KMG BC UR.