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Journal of Genetics

, Volume 53, Issue 1, pp 1–10 | Cite as

The eye-pigmentary system ofDrosophila

VI. The pigments of the ruby and red groups of mutants
  • D. J. Nolte
Article

Summary

The fourth and fifth groups of eye-colour mutants ofDrosophila melanogaster studied histologically and photometrically, are the ruby group with the mutants purple (pr), rosy (ry), pink (p), purpleoicl (pd), claret (ca), maroon (na) and prune (pn), and the red group with the mutants safranin2 (sf2), sepiaoid (sed), dark eye (dke), mahogany (mah), bordeaux (bo) and Moiré ().

Keywords

Ruby Pigment Cell Normal Allele Brown Pigment Pigment Granule 
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© Indian Academy of Sciences 1955

Authors and Affiliations

  • D. J. Nolte
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ZoologyUniversity of the WitwatersrandWitwatersrand

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