Table II.

Wild-type and Mutant Bristle Lengths

Gene copy no.TimeLength*No. observed
ForkedSinged
h
Wild-type224863.1 μm ± 1.9940
6× forked624860.26 μm ± 0.984
1× forked124869.7 μm ± 1.743
0× forked024835.5 μm ± 0.6328
0× fascin204856.9 μm ± 1.6837
1× fascin214867.6 μm ± 1.346
0× fascin, 0× forked004842.9 μm ± 0.7147
  • * Thoracic microchaetes were measured from scanning electron micrographs. Each value represents the average (± SEM) from a number of individual bristles (rightmost column).