About the Authors

Shahar Samra

Shaharsm1@gmail.com

Affiliations Department of Entomology, Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel, Faculty of Agriculture, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel

Murad Ghanim

Affiliation Department of Entomology, Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel

Alex Protasov

Affiliation Department of Entomology, Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel

Manuela Branco

Affiliation Centro de Estudos Florestais (CEF), Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Technical University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal

Zvi Mendel

Affiliation Department of Entomology, Volcani Center, Bet Dagan, Israel

Competing Interests

Murad Ghanim is a PLOS ONE editorial board member. 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: SS MG ZM AP. Performed the experiments: SS AP. Analyzed the data: SS MG MB ZM. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: MG ZM AP. Wrote the paper: SS MG MB ZM.