About the Authors

Miguel Montoro Girona

miguel.montoro1@uqac.ca

Affiliation Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada

Sergio Rossi

Affiliations Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada, Key Laboratory of Vegetation Restoration and Management of Degraded Ecosystems, Provincial Key Laboratory of Applied Botany, South China Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Guangzhou, China

Jean-Martin Lussier

Affiliation Canadian Wood Fibre Centre, Canadian Forest Service, Natural Resources Canada, Quebec, Québec, Canada

Denis Walsh

Affiliation Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada

Hubert Morin

Affiliation Département des Sciences Fondamentales, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi, Chicoutimi, Québec, Canada

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: MMG. Data curation: MMG. Formal analysis: MMG DW. Funding acquisition: HM JML MMG. Investigation: MMG HM SR JML DW. Methodology: MMG DW. Project administration: MMG HM. Resources: HM. Supervision: HM. Validation: DW MMG JML. Visualization: MMG. Writing – original draft: MMG SR JML. Writing – review & editing: MMG SR JML DW HM.