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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

La Daana K Kanhai conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables.

Rick Officer conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Ian O'Connor conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Richard C Thompson conceived and designed the experiments.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The research in this article did not generate any raw data as yet.

Funding

The authors acknowledge the support of the Alfred Wegener Institute (AWI), Germany for facilitating the first author's participation in the PS95 Expedition (Project Number: AWI_PS95_00). This work was co-funded through a MARES Grant. MARES is a Joint Doctorate programme selected under Erasmus Mundus coordinated by Ghent University (FPA 2011-0016). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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