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Table 1 Proportion of full seeds (mean ± SD) in capitulum in experimental crosses

From: Cytotype coexistence in the field cannot be explained by inter-cytotype hybridization alone: linking experiments and computer simulations in the sexual species Pilosella echioides (Asteraceae)

  Paternal parent
Maternal parent 2x 3x 4x
2x 0.52ef ± 0.28 (41; 2525) 0.23abcd ± 0.23 (31; 1692) 0.66f ± 0.13 (39; 2343)
3x 0.22abc ± 0.16 (38; 2007) 0.06a ± 0.06 (86; 4280) 0.30bcd ± 0.15 (61; 2750)
4x 0.44de ± 0.17 (44; 2729) 0.15ab ± 0.1 (54; 2744) 0.40cde ± 0.28 (46; 2955)
  1. Means not sharing the same superscript were significantly different as determined by a one-way ANOVA and Scheffé's post-hoc test. The number of capitula and the total number of seeds (full + empty) are in parentheses