About the Authors

Taishi Yoshii, Charlotte Helfrich-Förster
University of Regensburg, Institute of Zoology, Regensburg, Germany

Margaret Ahmad
Université Paris VI, PCMP, Paris, France

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MA and CH-F conceived and designed the experiments. TY performed the experiments and analyzed the data. CH-F wrote the paper.