About the Authors

Marie Gurke

Contributed equally to this work with: Marie Gurke, Amalia Vidal-Gorosquieta

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Software, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Institute of Biochemistry & Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany

Amalia Vidal-Gorosquieta

Contributed equally to this work with: Marie Gurke, Amalia Vidal-Gorosquieta

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Universitario de Xeoloxía, Universidade da Coruña, A Coruña, Spain

Johanna L. A. Pajimans

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Genetics & Genome Biology, University of Leicester, Leicester, United Kingdom

Karolina Wȩcek

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Department of Comparative Anatomy, Institute of Zoology and Biomedical Research, Jagiellonian University, Kraków, Poland

Axel Barlow

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation School of Science and Technology, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham, United Kingdom

Gloria González-Fortes

Roles Investigation, Writing – original draft

Affiliation Department of Life Science and Biotechnology, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy

Stefanie Hartmann

Roles Conceptualization, Data curation, Formal analysis, Investigation, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Institute of Biochemistry & Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany

Aurora Grandal-d’Anglade

Roles Funding acquisition, Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – original draft, Writing – review & editing

Affiliation Instituto Universitario de Xeoloxía, Universidade da Coruña, A Coruña, Spain

Michael Hofreiter

Roles Investigation, Methodology, Project administration, Supervision, Writing – review & editing

michael.hofreiter@uni-potsdam.de

Affiliation Institute of Biochemistry & Biology, University of Potsdam, Potsdam, Germany

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.