About the Authors
- Andrew Core, Jonathan Ivers, Christopher Quock, Travis Siapno, Seraphina DeNault, Christopher D. Smith, John Hafernik
- Department of Biology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, United States of America
- Charles Runckel, Joseph DeRisi
- Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States of America
- Brian Brown
- Entomology Section, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: JH AC JI CQ SD CR JD CS. Performed the experiments: JH AC JI CQ SD CR TS. Analyzed the data: JH AC CS CR JD TS BB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: JD CR. Wrote the paper: JH AC CS CR BB. Discovered phorid/bee phenomenon: JH. Photographed phorids and bees: CQ JH.