TABLE 8

Production of unfertilized oocytes by daf-2 hermaphrodites at 22.5°

AlleleaOocytes/animalb% N2RangeNcLate progeny seen at 22.5°
N2139 ± 11110025–33110No
Class 1
e136549 ± 40*358–13910No
m57779 ± 575711–19610No
s19323 ± 12***167–489No
e137150 ± 29*3618–11710No
e136877 ± 365629–1359No
m4117 ± 13***122–399No
m21215 ± 10***115–4213No
e136957 ± 40*411–15010No
Class 2
m12012 ± 14***90–4410 (8)No
e13701 ± 2***10–8d10 (2)Yes
m59613 ± 11***91–369No
m57910 ± 5***72–189Yes
e13910***010 (0)Yes
e9794 ± 4***30–119 (8)Yes
sa2230***0012 (0)Yes
  • * Indicates 0.01 < P < 0.05; *** indicates P < 0.005 (Student's t test).

  • a Ranked in order of increasing severity of the L2d and dauer arrest phenotype, within each class.

  • b Oocytes laid at the end of the normal reproductive phase, ± SE.

  • c Number of P0's examined; number laying oocytes, if different from N, in parentheses.

  • d Two animals laid one and eight oocytes, respectively.