Results of model comparisons in which all the two principal component axes, PC1 and PC2, as well as the individual life history traits and the two surrogates of pathogen-host encounter probabilities are incorporated as explanatory variables for reservoir competence.

<p>The coefficients for each explanatory variable, AICc values (corrected for small samples), and model weights are provided for at least the top two models and/or all models with ≥10% AIC weight.</p><p>Results of model comparisons in which all the two principal component axes, PC1 and PC2, as well as the individual life history traits and the two surrogates of pathogen-host encounter probabilities are incorporated as explanatory variables for reservoir competence.</p>