TABLE 1

yellow+ variegation on YSy+ transmitted maternally or paternally

Phenotype
Transmissionyellow+yellowvarFrequency
Paternal453750.14
Maternal241160.06
  • The male progeny of y w/y w × XYLBS/YSy+ (paternal inheritance) were compared to the male progeny of C (1)DX, y f/YSy+ × y w/Y (maternal inheritance).