About the Authors

Rodolpho Santos Telles Menezes

rodolphostm1@hotmail.com

Affiliations Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil, Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, United States of America

Seán Gary Brady

Affiliation Department of Entomology, National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, United States of America

Antônio Freire Carvalho

Affiliation Departamento de Genética e Evolução, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil

Marco Antonio Del Lama

Affiliation Departamento de Genética e Evolução, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil

Marco Antônio Costa

Affiliation Departamento de Ciências Biológicas, Universidade Estadual de Santa Cruz, Ilhéus, Bahia, Brazil

Competing Interests

Co-author Seán G. Brady is a PLOS ONE Editorial Board member. This does not alter the authors’ adherence to PLOS ONE editorial policies and criteria.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RSTM SGB AFC MADL MAC. Performed the experiments: RSTM. Analyzed the data: RSTM SGB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: RSTM SGB AFC MADL MAC. Wrote the paper: RSTM SGB AFC MADL MAC. Collection of samples: RSTM AFC.