About the Authors

Pedro R. Frade

pedro.rodrigues.frade@univie.ac.at

Affiliations Department of Limnology and Bio-Oceanography, Center of Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria, Caribbean Research and Management of Biodiversity (CARMABI) Foundation, Piscaderabaai z/n, PO Box 2090, Willemstad, Curaçao

Katharina Roll

Affiliation Department of Limnology and Bio-Oceanography, Center of Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria

Kristin Bergauer

Affiliation Department of Limnology and Bio-Oceanography, Center of Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria

Gerhard J. Herndl

Affiliations Department of Limnology and Bio-Oceanography, Center of Ecology, University of Vienna, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria, Department of Biological Oceanography, Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research (NIOZ), 1790AB Den Burg, The Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PRF KB GJH. Performed the experiments: PRF KR KB. Analyzed the data: PRF KR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PRF GJH. Wrote the paper: PRF GJH.