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© 2020, The Author(s). The original version of this Article contained a typographical error in the spelling of the author Thomas N Williams, which was incorrectly given as Tom Williams. Consequently, the Author Contributions section now reads: J.M., P.M., P.B., A.R. conceived and designed the study. J.M., P.M., P.B., A.R. developed the simulation model and analysed the data. I.O., K.R., C.H., A.J., D.K., T.N.W. were involved in sample and/or data collection or genotyping the SNPs. J.M., P.B., A.R., P.M. wrote the first draft of the manuscript. All authors have read and approved the final manuscript. In addition, the original version of this Article contained a repeated error, where the mean distance was calculated incorrectly. The mean of a half-normal distribution should not be σ , but √ Π/2σ . Therefore, the mean distance between parent and offspring infections should be multiplied by √ Π/2 0.798 . These changes do not affect the main conclusions of the original Article. As a result, in the Abstract,

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