Funding for this research was provided by:
Grantová Agentura České Republiky (17-20286S)
Received: 17 October 2019
Accepted: 30 June 2020
First Online: 6 July 2020
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Fieldwork and bat sampling in the Czech Republic was performed in accordance with Czech Law No. 114/1992 on Nature and Landscape Protection, based on permits 1662/MK/2012S/00775/MK/2012 and 00356/KK/2008/AOPK issued by the Agency for Nature Conservation and Landscape Protection of the Czech Republic. All experimental procedures were approved by the Ethical Committee of the Czech Academy of Sciences (No. 169/2011) and performed in accordance with relevant guidelines and regulations. The authors of the study are authorised to design and perform animal experiments and handle free-living bats in agreement with Czech Certificate of Competency No. CZ01341 (§15d/3, Act No. 246/1992).
: Not applicable.
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.