TABLE 1

Regulation of pr1 by c1 and r1 during purple anthocyanin synthesis in the kernel aleurone: number of kernels on F2 progeny ears with specific aleurone color

c1 allelePurple (9)Red (3)Colorless (4)P-value χ2r1 allelePurple (9)Red (3)Colorless (4)P-value χ2
c1-MGS131036 (c1 R1-g b1 pl1)4651852160.13r1-MGS167054 (r1-g C1 b1 pl1)6882653360.10
c1-MGS14633270861410.20r1-MGS146386142322980.20
  • χ2 analysis was performed to detect significant deviation (P < 0.01) of observed phenotypic classes from expected.