About the Authors
- Guowu Bian, Yao Xu, Peng Lu, Zhiyong Xi
- Department of Entomology and Genetics Program, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
- Yan Xie
- Center for Statistical Training & Consulting, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: G. Bian, Z. Xi. Performed the experiments: G. Bian, Y. Xu, P. Lu, Z. Xi. Analyzed the data: Y. Xie. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: Y. Xie. Wrote the paper: Z. Xi.