About the Authors

Regina Lizundia

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Chris Newman

Affiliation Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, The Recanati-Kaplan Centre, Abingdon, United Kingdom

Christina D. Buesching

Affiliation Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, The Recanati-Kaplan Centre, Abingdon, United Kingdom

Daniel Ngugi

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Damer Blake

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Yung Wa Sin

Affiliation Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, The Recanati-Kaplan Centre, Abingdon, United Kingdom

David W. Macdonald

Affiliation Wildlife Conservation Research Unit, Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, The Recanati-Kaplan Centre, Abingdon, United Kingdom

Alan Wilson

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Declan McKeever

dmckeever@rvc.ac.uk

Affiliation Royal Veterinary College, University of London, Hatfield, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: DM AW DB. Performed the experiments: RL DN DM DB. Analyzed the data: RL DM DB. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: DM CN CB DB DWM YWS. Wrote the manuscript: DM RL CN CB.