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Table 3 Survival of the wild-type and the black pupae strain compared to the genetic sexing strain T(Y:bp+)-7 (mean ± SD)

From: Development, genetic and cytogenetic analyses of genetic sexing strains of the Mexican fruit fly, Anastrepha ludens Loew (Diptera: Tephritidae)

Strain Egg hatched
(%)
Larval survival 3rd instar
(%)
Larval to pupal survival
(%)
Adult emergence
(%)
Egg to adult survival
(%)
Wild type 94.60 ± 3.20a 73.40 ± 11.73a 98.48 ± 1.12a 94.72 ± 4.30a 68.50 ± 12.00a
bp/bp 91.80 ± 4.28a 76.20 ± 7.34a 93.94 ± 5.74b 91.23 ± 4.44a 65.30 ± 8.12a
T(Y:bp+)-7 63.70 ± 6.00b 43.90 ± 5.91b 98.66 ± 2.92a 91.02 ± 6.16a 39.30 ± 5.25b
  1. The same letter after the mean values indicates that the differences between these lines are not significant.