About the Authors

Girish Arjun Punjabi


Affiliation Post Graduate Programme in Wildlife Biology and Conservation, Wildlife Conservation Society - India Program, National Centre for Biological Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Bengaluru, India

Ravi Chellam

Affiliation Madras Crocodile Bank Trust/ Centre for Herpetology, Mamallapuram, Tamil Nadu, India

Abi Tamim Vanak

Affiliations Centre for Biodiversity and Conservation, Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment, Bengaluru, India, School of Life Sciences, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Westville, Durban, South Africa

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: GAP RC ATV. Performed the experiments: GAP. Analyzed the data: GAP ATV. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GAP RC ATV. Wrote the manuscript: GAP RC ATV.