About the Authors

Matthew B. Thomas, Andrew F. Read
Center for Infectious Disease Dynamics and Department of Entomology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

H. Charles J. Godfray
Ecology Research Group, Department of Zoology, Oxford University, Oxford, United Kingdom

Andrew F. Read
Department of Biology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States of America

Henk van den Berg, Joop C. van Lenteren, Willem Takken
Laboratory of Entomology, Wageningen University and Research Centre, Wageningen, The Netherlands

Bruce E. Tabashnik
Department of Entomology, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States of America

Jeff K. Waage
London International Development Centre, London, United Kingdom

Corresponding Author

willem.takken@wur.nl

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Wrote the first draft of the manuscript: MT WT. Contributed to the writing of the manuscript: MT WT AFR HvdB BET HCJG JVvL JKW. ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: MT WT AFR HvdB BET HCJG JVvL JKW. Agree with manuscript results and conclusions: MT WT AFR HvdB BET HCJG JVvL JKW.