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Competing Interests

The authors declare that they have no competing interests.

Author Contributions

Osvaldo Locasciulli conceived and designed the experiments, contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools.

Giuliano Milana performed the experiments, prepared figures and/or tables.

Flavio Rocchi performed the experiments, prepared figures and/or tables.

Luca Luiselli analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Giovanni Amori analyzed the data, wrote the paper, reviewed drafts of the paper.

Animal Ethics

The following information was supplied relating to ethical approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Trapping was authorized by Regione Lazio, ARP office (protocol 2009/GA/663*331).

Field Study Permissions

The following information was supplied relating to field study approvals (i.e., approving body and any reference numbers):

Regione Lazio, ARP office (protocol 2009/GA/663*331).

Funding

The authors received no funding for this work.


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