TABLE 2

Effect of Su(var)3-7 mutations on three variegating genes

Rearrangement+/+Su(var)3-79/+Su(var)3-77.1A/+Su(var)3-714/+Df(3R)AceHD1/+
Heidi0.041 (±0.001)0.171 (±0.012)0.170 (±0.013)0.220 (±0.017)0.218 (±0.025)
wm4h0.018 (±0.000)0.013 (±0.005)0.074 (±0.014)0.566 (±0.050)0.455 (±0.023)
bwVDe20.079 (±0.008)0.697 (±0.048)0.741 (±0.016)0.815 (±0.008)0.746 (±0.010)
  • Pigment measurements (Reuter and Wolff 1981) on F1 3-day-old males from crosses of Su(var)3-79,14 or Su(var)3-77.1A males with Heidi, wm4h, and bwVDe2 females. Data are the mean values of three measurements performed with 10 adult heads. The standard errors are given in parentheses.