Editors
Florian M. Steiner (Editor-in-Chief), Birgit C. Schlick-Steiner
    Department of Ecology, University of Innsbruck
    Innsbruck, Austria
    E-mail: birgit.florian(at)gmail.com
Daniel J.C. Kronauer
    Laboratory of Social Evolution and Behavior, The Rockefeller University
    New York, NY, USA
    E-mail: dkronauer(at)rockefeller.edu


Subject Editors
Inge Armbrecht
    Department of Biology, University of Valle
    Cali, Colombia
    E-mail: inge.armbrecht(at)correounivalle.edu.co
Cristina Castracani
    Department of Chemistry, Life Sciences and Environmental Sustainability, University of Parma
    Parma, Italy
    E-mail: cristina.castracani(at)unipr.it
Jens Dauber
    Federal Research Institute for Rural Areas, Forestry and Fisheries
    Braunschweig, Germany
    E-mail: jens.dauber(at)thuenen.de
Charissa de Bekker
    Department of Biology, University of Central Florida
    Orlando, FL, USA
    E-mail: charissa.debekker(at)ucf.edu
Claudie Doums
    Institute of Systematics, Biodiversity and Evolution, EPHE, PSL University
    Paris, France
    E-mail: claudie.doums(at)ephe.psl.eu
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
Flávia Esteves
    Entomology, California Academy of Sciences
    San Francisco, CA, USA
    E-mail: flaviaesteves(at)gmail.com
Heike Feldhaar
    Animal Ecology I, University of Bayreuth
    Bayreuth, Germany
    E-mail: feldhaar(at)uni-bayreuth.de
Barbara Feldmeyer
    Senckenberg Biodiversity and Climate Research Center
    Frankfurt, Germany
    E-mail: barbara.feldmeyer(at)senckenberg.de
Nicholas J. Gotelli
    Department of Biology, University of Vermont
    Burlington, VT, USA
    E-mail: nicholas.gotelli(at)uvm.edu
Heikki O. Helanterä
    Ecology & Genetics Research Unit, University of Oulu
    Oulu, Finland
    E-mail: heikki.helantera(at)oulu.fi
Jonna Kulmuni
    Organismal and Evolutionary Biology, University of Helsinki
    Helsinki, Finland
    E-mail: jonna.kulmuni(at)helsinki.fi
Christina Kwapich
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Massachusetts Lowell
    Lowell, MA, USA
    E-mail: christina_kwapich(at)uml.edu
John S. LaPolla
    Department of Biological Sciences, Towson University
    Towson, MD, USA
    E-mail: jlapolla(at)towson.edu
Adria C. LeBoeuf
    Department of Biology, University of Fribourg
    Fribourg, Switzerland
    E-mail: adria.leboeuf(at)unifr.ch
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, PA, 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
Mizue Ohashi
    School of Human Science and Environment, University of Hyogo
    Hyogo, Japan
    E-mail: ohashi(at)shse.u-hyogo.ac.jp
Ivette Perfecto
    School of Natural Resources and Environment, University of Michigan
    Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    E-mail: perfecto(at)umich.edu
Christian Rabeling
    School of Life Sciences, Arizona State University
    Tempe, AZ, USA
    E-mail: crabeling(at)gmail.com
Manuela de Oliveira Ramalho
    College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Cornell University
    Ithaca, NY, USA
    E-mail: manu.ramalho(at)cornell.edu
Bernhard Ronacher
    Department of Biology, Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
    Berlin, Germany
    E-mail: bernhard.ronacher(at)rz.hu-berlin.de
Chris R. Smith
    Department of Biology, Earlham College
    Richmond, IN, USA
    E-mail: crsmith.ant(at)gmail.com
Andrew V. Suarez
    University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
    Urbana, IL, USA
    E-mail: avsuarez(at)life.illinois.edu
Yuko Ulrich
    ETH Zurich, Institute of Integrative Biology
    Zurich, Switzerland
    E-mail: yuko.ulrich(at)env.ethz.ch
Herbert Zettel
    Museum of Natural History Vienna
    Vienna, Austria
    E-mail: herbert.zettel(at)nhm-wien.ac.at


Online Editor
Patrick Krapf
    Department of Ecology, University of Innsbruck
    Innsbruck, Austria
    E-mail: krapfpatrick(at)gmail.com


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; Isidor Plonsky, Vienna, Austria; Martin Seyfert, Vienna, Austria
Graphics and layout: Martin Seyfert
Proofreading: Sabine Gaal-Haszler, Natural History Museum, Vienna, Austria; Florian M. Steiner
IT maintenance: Per Hoffmann Olsen, Vienna, Austria
Online publication & backup: Sylvia Flucher, Patrick Krapf