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Artificial light at night alters life history in a nocturnal orb-web spider

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Supplemental Information

Spectral composition of LED lights used in rearing experiment

Spectral composition of the cool white LED lights (12V DC cool white LED strip lighting supplied by World of Thought, Victoria, Australia) used during rearing experiment. The blue peak wavelength is 445nm.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.26943v1/supp-1

Raw data for developmental effects of artificial light at night

This file contains the raw data for growth rates (time and mass) for spiders in the two light treatment groups.

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.26943v1/supp-2

Additional Information

Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Nikolas J Willmott conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Jessica Henneken conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Caitlin J Selleck conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Therésa M Jones conceived and designed the experiments, analyzed the data, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools, prepared figures and/or tables, authored or reviewed drafts of the paper, approved the final draft.

Data Deposition

The following information was supplied regarding data availability:

The raw data are provided in supplementary file 1.

Funding

This research was supported by a grant from the Hermon Slade Foundation awarded to Therésa Jones (HSF 14/4) and an Australian Research Council grant to Therésa Jones and Mark Elgar (DP150101191). The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.


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