Data from: Social genes are selection hotspots in kin groups of a soil microbe

Sébastien Wielgoss, Rebekka Wolfensberger, Lei Sun, Francesca Fiegna & Gregory J. Velicer
The composition of cooperative systems, including animal societies, organismal bodies, and microbial groups, reflects their past and shapes their future evolution. However, genomic diversity within many multiunit systems remains uncharacterized, limiting our ability to understand and compare their evolutionary character. We have analyzed genomic and social-phenotype variation among 120 natural isolates of the cooperative bacterium Myxococcus xanthus derived from six multicellular fruiting bodies. Each fruiting body was composed of multiple lineages radiating from a unique...
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