Funding for this research was provided by:
Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
Institut Pasteur de Madagascar
Received: 19 October 2020
Accepted: 11 March 2021
First Online: 20 March 2021
: The study was conducted in strict accordance with the terms of research permits issued by Malagasy authorities (Direction du Système des Aires Protégées, Direction Générale de l’Environnement et des Forêts) and following national laws (Permit number no. 313/13/MEF/ SG/DGF/DCB.SAP/SCB of 30 December 2013; no. 103/16/MEEMF/ SG/DGF/DAPT/SCBT of 29 April 2016). Bats were captured, manipulated, and euthanized in accordance with guidelines accepted by these different national authorities and the scientific community for the handling of wild animals [CitationRef removed].
: Not Applicable.
: The authors declare no competing interests.