TABLE 1

Mean (X), variance (σ2), and coefficients of asymmetry (gl) and kurtosis (g2) of the distribution of second chromosome viability (Embedded Image ) of MA lines and control

GenerationNo. of linesσ2 × 102glg2
MA lines (homozygosis)250860.341 ± 0.0297.4470.068 ± 0.2600.147 ± 0.514
Control (homozygosis)250830.370 ± 0.0255.3100.273 ± 0.2660.033 ± 0.526
Control (panmixia)250870.447 ± 0.0275.8140.468 ± 0.2661.815 ± 0.526
MA lines (homozygosis)255860.424 ± 0.0266.037-0.237 ± 0.2600.650 ± 0.514
MA lines (heterozygosis)255860.867 ± 0.0255.2030.014 ± 0.260-0.739 ± 0.514
Control (panmixia)255250.799 ± 0.06912.0000.210 ± 0.464-0.424 ± 0.902
  • See text for further explanation. Embedded Image = ln(number of wild progeny/number of Cy/L2 progeny), replicates pooled.