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Competing Interests

Authors declare no competing interests, except that Academic Editor Dr. John Bruno is the PhD Adviser of Abel Valdivia

Author Contributions

Fabián Pina-Amargós conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper.

Gaspar González-Sansón conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper.

Félix Martín-Blanco performed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper.

Abel Valdivia analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper.

Field Study Permissions

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

All activities at Gardens of the Queen were conducted under an accredited institutional research permit provided by the Centro de Inspección y Control Ambiental in Cuba to the Centro de Investigaciones de Ecosistemas Costeros where Fabián Pina-Amargós is employed.

Funding

Funding was provided by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment of Cuba to Fabián Pina-Amargós. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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