About the Authors

Naruo Nikoh
Department of Liberal Arts, The Open University of Japan, Chiba, Japan

John P. McCutcheon
Center for Insect Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America

Toshiaki Kudo
Discovery Research Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama, Japan

Shin-ya Miyagishima, Atsushi Nakabachi
Advanced Science Institute, RIKEN, Wako, Saitama, Japan

Nancy A. Moran
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America

Corresponding Author

bachi@riken.jp

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: NN JPM NAM AN. Performed the experiments: NN JPM NAM AN. Analyzed the data: NN JPM NAM AN. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JPM TK SM NAM AN. Wrote the paper: NN JPM NAM AN.