About the Authors

Qiu-Hong Wan

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Pei Zhang

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Xiao-Wei Ni

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Hai-Long Wu

Affiliations The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China, College of Life Science, Anhui Normal University, Wuhu, People's Republic of China

Yi-Yan Chen

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Ye-Ye Kuang

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Yun-Fa Ge

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Sheng-Guo Fang

sgfanglab@zju.edu.cn

Affiliation The Key Laboratory of Conservation Biology for Endangered Wildlife of the Ministry of Education, College of Life Sciences, State Conservation Center for Gene Resources of Endangered Wildlife, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, People's Republic of China

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: SGF. Performed the experiments: QHW PZ XWN HLW YYC YYK. Analyzed the data: QHW SGF. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: YFG. Wrote the paper: QHW SGF.