About the Authors

Xiang Meng

Contributed equally to this work with: Xiang Meng, Junjie Hu

Affiliations Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China, Guangdong Entomological Institute, Guangzhou, China

Junjie Hu

Contributed equally to this work with: Xiang Meng, Junjie Hu

Affiliations Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China, College of Life Science, Guangzhou University, Guangzhou, China

Xiaoxia Xu

Affiliation Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China

Zeqing Wang

Affiliation Guangdong New Scene Biological Engineering Co.,LTD, Guangdong, China

Qiongbu Hu

Affiliation Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China

Fengliang Jin

jflbang@yahoo.com.cn (FJ); rensxcn@yahoo.com.cn (SR)

Affiliation Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China

Shunxiang Ren

jflbang@yahoo.com.cn (FJ); rensxcn@yahoo.com.cn (SR)

Affiliation Engineering Research Center of Biological Control, Ministry of Education, South China Agricultural University (SCAU), Guangzhou, China

Competing Interests

Zeqing Wang is employed by Guangdong New Scene Biological Engineering Co Ltd. There are no patents, products in development or marketed products to declare. This does not alter the authors′ adherence to all the PLOS ONE policies on sharing data and materials.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: XM FJ SR. Performed the experiments: XM JH. Analyzed the data: XM JH. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: XM JH XX ZW QH. Wrote the paper: XM JH SR.