About the Authors

Eric D. Stein

erics@sccwrp.org

Affiliation Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, Costa Mesa, California, United States of America

Bryan P. White

Affiliation Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, Costa Mesa, California, United States of America

Raphael D. Mazor

Affiliation Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, Costa Mesa, California, United States of America

Peter E. Miller

Affiliation Canadian Centre for DNA Barcoding, Biodiversity Institute of Ontario, University of Guelph, Guelph, Canada

Erik M. Pilgrim

Affiliation United States Environmental Protection Agency, National Exposure Research Laboratory, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EDS RDM PEM EMP. Performed the experiments: RDM BPW PEM EMP. Analyzed the data: BPW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PEM. Wrote the paper: EDS BPW PEM.