TABLE 2

JIL-1 alleles overcome the effects of E(var)2-1 on PEV of wm4

% of flies categorized by the proportion of red ommatidia
Genotypean0% red0–25% red25–75% red75–99% red100% red
+/+120989.710.30.10.00.0
z28/z2828358.340.31.50.00.0
z60/z60410.00.09.839.051.2
z2/h9100.00.00.010.090.0
  • a Genotype of the third chromosome. In addition, all flies were homozygous (females) or hemizygous (males) for wm4 and were E(var)2-1CyO/+.