About the Authors

Zachariah R. Hansen

Affiliation Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Geneva, NY, United States of America

Kathryne L. Everts

Affiliation Department of Plant Science and Landscape Architecture, University of Maryland, Salisbury, MD, United States of America

William E. Fry

Affiliation Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, United States of America

Amanda J. Gevens

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, United States of America

Niklaus J. Grünwald

Affiliation Horticultural Crops Research Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture–Agricultural Research Service, Corvallis, OR, United States of America

Beth K. Gugino

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology and Environmental Microbiology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, United States of America

Dennis A. Johnson

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology, Washington State University, Pullman, WA, United States of America

Steven B. Johnson

Affiliation University of Maine Cooperative Extension, Presque Isle, ME, United States of America

Howard S. Judelson

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology and Microbiology, University of California Riverside, Riverside, CA, United States of America

Brian J. Knaus

Affiliation Horticultural Crops Research Laboratory, United States Department of Agriculture–Agricultural Research Service, Corvallis, OR, United States of America

Margaret T. McGrath

Affiliation Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Riverhead, NY, United States of America

Kevin L. Myers

Affiliation Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, United States of America

Jean B. Ristaino

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, United States of America

Pamela D. Roberts

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Immokalee, FL, United States of America

Gary A. Secor

Affiliation Department of Plant Pathology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND, United States of America

Christine D. Smart

cds14@cornell.edu

Affiliation Plant Pathology and Plant-Microbe Biology Section, Cornell University, Geneva, NY, United States of America

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceptualization: ZRH NJG HSJ CDS. Data curation: ZRH. Formal analysis: ZRH. Funding acquisition: HSJ ZRH CDS. Investigation: ZRH CDS. Methodology: ZRH CDS. Resources: ZRH KLE WEF AJG NJG BKG DAJ SBJ HSJ MTM KLM JBR PDR GAS CDS. Software: ZRH NJG BJK. Validation: NJG BJK. Visualization: ZRH. Writing – original draft: ZRH. Writing – review & editing: ZRH NJG HSJ CDS.