TABLE 2

Bristle loss in bft mutants

% flies missing one or more bristles
Fly strain% normal (n)OrbOcVPVHPSNPSADCPASc
bft2442 (106)19029624000903
bft62 (46)6107439800003024
bft22546 (58)1204353000202
Wild type70 (69)230400000100
  • Head and thoracic bristle loss of homozygous bft mutants is shown. Orb, orbitals; Oc, ocellar; V, verticals; PV, postverticals; H, humerals; PS, presuturals; NP, notopleurals; SA, supraalars; DC, dorsocentrals; PA, postalars; Sc, Scutellars. n, number of total flies scored. % normal, percentage of flies that were not missing any bristles. % flies missing one or more bristles, percentage of flies missing one or more bristles of the indicated type.