Table 1 Average nuclear number and egg length for five species
SpeciesEmbryosAve. No. NucleiStd. Dev.Ave. Egg Length (um)Std. Dev.
D. melanogaster27725974.1339.12393.830.75
D. simulans6135894.3265.42416.224.97
D. yakuba6726114.8342.39450.922.73
D. pseudoobscura9665081.0327.97394.118.93
D. virilis4765535.2436.09457.426.90