About the Authors

Grégoire Moutardier

Affiliations IRD, UMR 9220 ENTROPIE, BP A5, Nouméa, New Caledonia, Fisheries Department of Vanuatu, PMB 9045, Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Sompert Gereva

Affiliation Fisheries Department of Vanuatu, PMB 9045, Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Suzanne C. Mills

Affiliations Laboratoire d’Excellence “Corail”, 58 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan CEDEX, France, CRIOBE, USR 3278 CNRS - EPHE - UPVD, 52 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan, France

Mehdi Adjeroud

Affiliations Laboratoire d’Excellence “Corail”, 58 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan CEDEX, France, IRD, UMR 9220 ENTROPIE, Université de Perpignan, 52 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan, France

Ricardo Beldade

Affiliations Laboratoire d’Excellence “Corail”, 58 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan CEDEX, France, CRIOBE, USR 3278 CNRS - EPHE - UPVD, 52 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan, France, MARE - Marine and Environmental Sciences Centre, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Campo Grande, 1749–016, Lisboa, Portugal

Jayven Ham

Affiliation Fisheries Department of Vanuatu, PMB 9045, Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Rocky Kaku

Affiliation Fisheries Department of Vanuatu, PMB 9045, Port-Vila, Vanuatu

Pascal Dumas

pascal-paul.dumas@ird.fr

Affiliations IRD, UMR 9220 ENTROPIE, BP A5, Nouméa, New Caledonia, Fisheries Department of Vanuatu, PMB 9045, Port-Vila, Vanuatu, Laboratoire d’Excellence “Corail”, 58 Avenue Paul Alduy, 66860, Perpignan CEDEX, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GM SG SM PD. Performed the experiments: GM SM JH RK PD. Analyzed the data: GM SM PD. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GM SG SM JH RK. Wrote the paper: GM SG SM MA RB PD.