Table 1.

Segregation Analysis of the fim5 Mutant Allele in Self-Crosses of fim5 Heterozygous Plants

Progeny Genotype
Parental GenotypeFIM5/FIM5FIM5/fim5 and fim5/fim5RatioP Value
FIM5/fim5-12483321:1.34<0.001a
FIM5/fim5-21682481:1.48<0.001a
  • fim5 heterozygous plants were allowed to self-cross, and the observed segregation ratios of the progeny were compared with the expected Medelian ratio 1:3. P values were calculated using the χ2 test.

  • a Significant difference between the observed ratio and the expected ratio.