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Science Advances  16 Sep 2020:
Vol. 6, no. 38, eaaz5772
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aaz5772

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vol. 6 no. 38

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  • Received for publication September 20, 2019
  • Accepted for publication July 27, 2020
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  1. Manuel Nagel1,*,
  2. Bitao Qiu1,2,*,
  3. Lisa Eigil Brandenborg1,
  4. Rasmus Stenbak Larsen1,
  5. Dongdong Ning3,
  6. Jacobus Jan Boomsma1,2 and
  7. Guojie Zhang1,3,4,5,
  1. 1Section for Ecology and Evolution, Department of Biology, Universitetsparken 15, University of Copenhagen, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark.
  2. 2Centre for Social Evolution, University of Copenhagen, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark.
  3. 3State Key Laboratory of Genetic Resources and Evolution, Kunming Institute of Zoology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming 650223, China.
  4. 4China National GeneBank, BGI–Shenzhen, Jinsha Road, Shenzhen 518083, China.
  5. 5Center for Excellence in Animal Evolution and Genetics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Kunming, 650223, China.
  1. Corresponding author. Email: guojie.zhang{at}
  • * These authors contributed equally to this work.


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