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Competing Interests

The authors declare there are no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Sievert Rohwer conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Rebecca B. Harris conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Hollie E. Walsh conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Animal Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

University of Washington Animal Care and Use Committee, Approval Number 2846-13

Field Study Permissions

The following information was supplied relating to field study approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Permit Nos: MB755833-0 and 12521-00013

DNA Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding the deposition of DNA sequences:

GenBank KF475302-KF475698

Funding

An NSF dissertation improvement grant, an NSERC PGS B postgraduate scholarship, and the Leaders Five Endowed Fellowship of the UW Burke Museum supported HEW for this project. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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