About the Authors

Alexander L. Wild

alwild@myrmecos.net

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Paul M. Marsh

Affiliation North Newton, Kansas, USA

James B. Whitfield

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ALW PMM. Performed the experiments: ALW PMM. Analyzed the data: ALW. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JBW. Wrote the manuscript: ALW JBW PMM.