Table 3.

Synchrony of Female Gametophyte Development in Wild Type and rhf1a rhf2a Double Mutants

Number of Female Gametophytes at Developmental Stages
Pistil NumberCompletely DegeneratedFG1 with the Third Undegraded Nonfunctional MegasporeFG1FG2FG3FG4FG5FG6FG7FG8
Wild typesili16221
sili271563
sili34138
sili4712
sili52174
sili64137
sili72179
sili8224
rhf1a rhf2asili1413
sili2184
sili31147
sili4214531
sili511014
sili611182
sili7412333
sili821171154
sili9311122
sili106131128
  • FG stages defined according to Christensen et al. (1998)