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Competing Interests

The authors declare they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Carsten Meyer 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.

Holger Kreft conceived and designed the experiments, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper, led the study.

Robert P Guralnick conceived and designed the experiments, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Walter Jetz conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper, led the study.

Funding

Funding was provided by the Deutsche Bundesstiftung Umwelt (DBU), German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD), and Universitätsbund Göttingen. Funding was also provided by the German Research Council (DFG) in the framework of the German Excellence Initiative within the Free Floater Program at the University of Göttingen. NSF (DBI 0960550, DEB 1026764, DBI-1262600), NASA (NNX11AP72G) and the Yale Program in Spatial Biodiversity Science and Conservation also supported this research. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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