Table 1 Phenotypic analysis of wild-type and mutant ovules at stage 1
GenotypenaClass IbClass IIcClass IIIdClass II and IIIAIe
Col93489.5 ± 1.2310.49 ± 1.23010.49 ± 1.233
Ler42982.9 ± 1.6116.52 ± 1.390.56 ± 0.3317.24 ± 1.623
ago1-37 (Ler)36986.90 ± 0.4711.81 ± 0.830.97 ± 1.0212.8 ± 0.543
ago5-1 (Col)37592.3 ± 0.557.59 ± 0.4107.59 ± 0.413
ago9-3/+ (Col)38578.48 ± 2.6320.68 ± 2.180.82 ± 0.4721.50 ± 2.634
ago9-3 (Col)50871.05 ± 3.3628.69 ± 3.360.32 ± 0.2228.93 ± 3.364
ago4-1/+ (Ler)27079.77 ± 1.4718.20 ± 0.942.00 ± 0.6220.21 ± 1.473
ago4-1 (Ler)27661.58 ± 0.5637.32 ± 0.901.07 ± 0.3438.40 ± 0.564
ago4-6/+ (Col)64983.16 ± 0.6114.43 ± 0.432.39 ± 0.3116.82 ± 0.613
ago4-6 (Col)35666.54 ± 2.5727.74 ± 0.255.70 ± 0.2433.44 ± 1.483
ago6-2/+ (Col)42687.69 ± 1.9411.53 ± 1.990.75 ± 0.0513.54 ± 1.853
ago6-2 (Col)22074.31 ± 3.5818.10 ± 2.187.56 ± 2.0025.66 ± 3.584
ago8-1/+ (Col)33487.50 ± 0.5212.24 ± 0.410.24 ± 0.4112.48 ± 0.523
ago8-1 (Col)102371.97 ± 3.2826.11 ± 3.101.73 ± 0.7127.84 ± 3.236
ago8-2 (Col)45670.29 ± 1.6224.77 ± 1.674.91 ± 1.6729.69 ± 1.625
  • Values are given as a percentage of the total number of ovules analyzed.

  • a Total of ovules analyzed.

  • b Ovules with a single MMC.

  • c Ovules with two enlarged MMC-like cells.

  • d Ovules with more than two enlarged MMC-like cells.

  • e Number of individuals included in the analysis.