TABLE 9

Haltere dimensions

Line LLHLine LLL
DimensionLength (mm)±SDLength (mm)±SDPPower (%)
A0.179±0.0100.183±0.010NS71
B0.074±0.0090.074±0.009NS77
C0.112±0.0050.115±0.007NS98
D0.060±0.0050.060±0.004NS100
E0.079±0.0040.078±0.003NS100
  • Haltere dimensions shown in Figure 8 compared between high and low third-chromosome lines. Means ±SD of samples of 50 male flies. NS, no dimensions were significantly different. Power of individual t-tests estimated to nearest whole percentage for P ≤ 0.05 and difference of 0.005.