About the Authors

Corentin Barbu

Affiliation UMR 5244 CNRS-EPHE-UPVD, Laboratoire de Biologie et d'Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerranéenne, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France

Eric Dumonteil

Affiliations Laboratorio de Parasitología, Centro de Investigaciones Regionales “Dr. Hideyo Noguchi”, Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán, Mérida, Yucatán, Mexico, Department of Tropical Medicine, School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States of America

Sébastien Gourbière

gourbier@univ-perp.fr

Affiliation UMR 5244 CNRS-EPHE-UPVD, Laboratoire de Biologie et d'Ecologie Tropicale et Méditerranéenne, Université de Perpignan Via Domitia, Perpignan, France

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ED SG. Analyzed the data: CB ED SG. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: ED. Wrote the paper: CB ED SG. Performed the modeling: CB SG.