Table 1 Egg-hatching assay and number of progeny
Genotype of parental hermaphrodite% eggs reaching adulthood (%)aMean no. of adult progeny per hermaphroditeb
+/+99.7 (661)298 (10)
ustT196.7 (522)147 (10)
ustT299.5 (407)223 (10)
+/ustT136.2 (883)101 (10)
+/ustT237.2 (1186)105 (10)
+/ustT2 [ben-1] III; unc-30(e191)/ustT2 [dpy-13] IV 37.7 (917)109 (14)
  • a Determined as described by Herman (1978). The total number of eggs counted is in parentheses.

  • b The numbers of parent hermaphrodites are in parentheses.