About the Authors

Wee Tek Tay

Affiliation CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Gregory A. Evans

Affiliation USDA APHIS NIS, BARC-West, Beltsville, Maryland, United States of America

Laura M. Boykin

Affiliation Bio-Protection Research Centre, Lincoln University, Lincoln, New Zealand

Paul J. De Barro


Affiliation CSIRO Ecosystem Sciences, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia

Competing Interests

The authors have read the journal's policy and have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PDB WTT GAE LMB. Performed the experiments: WTT. Analyzed the data: PDB WTT GAE LMB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GAE WTT PDB. Wrote the paper: PDB WTT GAE LMB.