About the Authors

Erik J. Bergmann

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

P. Dilip Venugopal

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

Holly M. Martinson

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

Michael J. Raupp

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

Paula M. Shrewsbury

pshrewsbury@umd.edu

Affiliation Department of Entomology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: EJB PDV HMM MJR PMS. Performed the experiments: EJB HMM MJR PMS. Analyzed the data: EJB PDV HMM MJR. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: PDV HMM. Wrote the paper: EJB PDV HMM MJR PMS.