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Comparing the adaptive landscape across trait types: larger QTL effect size in traits under biotic selection

Allison M Louthan1* and Kathleen M Kay2

Author Affiliations

1 Program in Ecology and Department of Zoology and Physiology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY, USA

2 Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California-Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA, USA

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BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011, 11:60  doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-60

Published: 7 March 2011

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Additional file 1:

Antagonistic QTL fractions. Contains data on trait classifications, organism used, total QTL, antagonistic QTL fractions, individual traits' deviations from neutrality, as well as references for the study from which the data was taken, for all traits used in the sign test analyses presented in this paper. References contained in supplemental word document [Additional file 3].

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PVE values. Contains data on PVE (percent variance explained), trait classifications, and organism used, for all traits used in the PVE analyses presented in this paper. References contained in supplemental word document [Additional file 3].

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Additional file 3:

Contains numbered references for studies included in Additional files 1and 2.

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