Editors
Birgit C. Schlick-Steiner & Florian M. Steiner (Editor-In-Chief)
    Institute of Ecology, University of Innsbruck
    Innsbruck, Austria
    E-mail: birgit.florian(at)gmail.com
Herbert Zettel
    Natural History Museum
    Vienna, Austria
    E-mail: herbert.zettel(at)nhm-wien.ac.at


Subject Editors
Jens Dauber
    Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
    Braunschweig, Germany
    E-mail: jens.dauber(at)vti.bund.de
Falko P. Drijfhout
    School of Physical and Geographical Sciences, Keele University
    Keele, UK
    E-mail: f.drijfhout(at)keele.ac.uk
Evan Economo
    Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
    Okinawa, Japan
    E-mail: economo(at)oist.jp
Heike Feldhaar
    Animal Ecology I, University of Bayreuth
    Bayreuth, Germany
    E-mail: feldhaar(at)uni-bayreuth.de
Nicholas J. Gotelli
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont
    Burlington, Vermont, USA
    E-mail: nicholas.gotelli(at)uvm.edu
Heikki O. Helanterä
    Department of Biosciences, University of Helsinki
    Helsinki, Finland
    E-mail: heikki.helantera(at)helsinki.fi
Daniel J.C. Kronauer
    Laboratory of Insect Social Evolution, The Rockefeller University
    New York, USA
    E-mail: dkronauer(at)mail.rockefeller.edu
John S. LaPolla
    Department of Biological Sciences, Towson University
    Towson, Maryland, USA
    E-mail: jlapolla(at)towson.edu
Philip J. Lester
    School of Biological Sciences, Victoria University of Wellington
    Wellington, New Zealand
    E-mail: phil.lester(at)vuw.ac.nz
Timothy A. Linksvayer
    Department of Biology, University of Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    E-mail: tlinks(at)sas.upenn.edu
Alexander S. Mikheyev
    Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
    Okinawa, Japan
    E-mail: alexander.mikheyev(at)oist.jp
Ivette Perfecto
    School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    E-mail: perfecto(at)umich.edu
Christian Rabeling
    Department of Biology, University of Rochester
    Rochester, New York, USA
    E-mail: crabeling(at)gmail.com
Bernhard Ronacher
    Department of Biology, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
    Berlin, Germany
    E-mail: bernhard.ronacher(at)rz.hu-berlin.de
Helge Schlüns
    Behavioural Biology, University of Osnabrück
    Osnabrück, Germany
    E-mail: helge.schluens(at)biologie.uni-osnabrueck.de
Chris R. Smith
    Department of Biology, Earlham College
    Richmond, Indiana, USA
    E-mail: crsmith.ant(at)gmail.com
Andrew V. Suarez
    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    Urbana, Illinois, USA
    E-mail: avsuarez(at)life.illinois.edu


Editorial Advisory Board
Barry Bolton, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Jacobus J. Boomsma, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Alfred Buschinger, Reinheim, Germany
Daniel Cherix, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Jacques H.C. Delabie, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Itabuna, Brazil
Katsuyuki Eguchi, Nagasaki City, Japan
Xavier Espadaler, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Bellaterra, Spain
Bert Hölldobler, University of Arizona, Tempe, USA
Vladilen E. Kipyatkov [deceased], St. Petersburg State University, Russia
Ajay Narendra, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
Zhanna Reznikova, Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia
Michael J. Samways, University of Stellenbosch, Matieland, South Africa
Bernhard Seifert, State Museum of Natural History Görlitz, Germany
Philip S. Ward, University of California at Davis, USA

Editorial assistance
Linguistic advice: James C. Trager, Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, USA; John Fellowes, Kingston, UK
Statistical advice: Karl Moder, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences, Vienna, Austria

Production
Copyediting: Patrizia Arthofer-Peer, Igls, Austria; Florian M. Steiner; Herbert Zettel
Graphics and layout: Herbert Zettel
Proofreading: Sabine Gaal-Haszler, Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria; Florian M. Steiner
File conversion: Herbert Zettel
IT maintenance: Per Hoffmann Olsen, Vienna, Austria; David Breitkreutz, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia; David Browning, James Cook University, Townsville, Australia
Online publication: Florian M. Steiner
Logistics: Franz & Hilde Seyfert, Vienna, Austria