About the Authors

Renato A. Carvalho

Affiliation Department of Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Celso Omoto

Affiliation Department of Entomology and Acarology, University of São Paulo (ESALQ/USP)-Piracicaba, São Paulo, Brazil

Linda M. Field

Affiliation Department of Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Martin S. Williamson

Affiliation Department of Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Chris Bass

chris.bass@rothamsted.ac.uk

Affiliation Department of Biological Chemistry and Crop Protection, Rothamsted Research, Harpenden, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RAC CO MSW CB. Performed the experiments: RAC CO CB. Analyzed the data: RAC CO CB. Wrote the paper: RAC CO LMF MSW CB.