About the Authors
- Atsushi Ugajin, Takekazu Kunieda, Takeo Kubo
- Department of Biological Sciences, Graduate School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
- Taketoshi Kiya
- Division of Life Sciences, Graduate School of Natural Science and Technology, Kanazawa University, Kanazawa, Japan
- Masato Ono
- Laboratory of Applied Entomology and Zoology, Graduate School of Agriculture, Tamagawa University, Machida, Japan
- Tadaharu Yoshida
- Honeybee Science Research Center, Tamagawa University, Machida, Japan
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
Conceived and designed the experiments: AU T. Kiya. Performed the experiments: AU T. Kiya MO TY. Analyzed the data: AU T. Kiya. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: AU T. Kiya MO TY. Wrote the paper: AU T. Kunieda T. Kubo.