About the Authors

Wenfeng Qian

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Jian-Rong Yang

Affiliations Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America, Key Laboratory of Gene Engineering of the Ministry of Education, State Key Laboratory of Biocontrol, School of Life Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China

Nathaniel M. Pearson

Current address: Knome, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Calum Maclean

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Jianzhi Zhang

jianzhi@umich.edu

Affiliation Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: WQ JZ. Performed the experiments: WQ NMP CM. Analyzed the data: WQ J-RY. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JZ. Wrote the paper: WQ JZ.