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Raw data (larval weight and survival)

Monitoring of larval weight and larval mortality, for two population of Costelytra zealandica (populations A and B) and one population of C. brunneum (population C), over a period of six weeks, under three different temperature regimes (10, 15 and 20 degrees).

DOI: 10.7287/peerj.preprints.460v1/supp-1

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Competing Interests

The following authors are employees of the Bio-Protection Research Centre: Marie-Caroline Lefort, Samuel Brown, Stéphane Boyer, Susan Worner and Karen F. Armstrong. The following author is an employee of the Department of Agriculture and Life Sciences of Lincoln University: Stéphane Boyer

Author Contributions

Marie-Caroline Lefort conceived and designed the experiments, performed the experiments, analyzed the data, wrote the paper, prepared figures and/or tables, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Samuel D. J. Brown performed the experiments, prepared figures and/or tables.

Stéphane Boyer reviewed drafts of the paper.

Susan SP Worner reviewed drafts of the paper.

Karen Armstrong reviewed drafts of the paper.


Financial support was provided by the Miss E. L. Hellaby Indigenous Grasslands Research Trust, Better Border Biosecurity and the Bio-Protection Research Centre. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript.

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