About the Authors

Leslie A. Reperant

reperant@princeton.edu

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Neven S. Fučkar

Affiliation Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences Program, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Albert D. M. E. Osterhaus

Affiliation Department of Virology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Andrew P. Dobson

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States of America

Thijs Kuiken

Affiliation Department of Virology, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: LAR NSF ADMEO APD TK. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: NSF. Wrote the paper: LAR NSF ADMEO APD TK. Conceived and designed the analyses: LAR TK. Performed the analyses: LAR NSF.