Table I. Fatty acid composition (w/w) of the developing endosperm, embryo, and mesocarp of oil palm (DAP). The significance of the effect of the developmental stage was tested by ANOVA (F and P values; *, P < 0.05; **, P < 0.01; ***, P < 0.001).
TissueDAPC8:0C10:0C12:0C14:0C16:0C18:0C18:1ω9C18:1ω7C18:2C18:3Others
Endosperm702.72.332.911.39.62.630.30.37.40.00.4
1004.74.354.314.76.31.711.40.12.50.00.2
1204.84.353.915.66.71.710.80.11.90.00.2
1404.94.251.316.27.72.111.40.12.00.00.2
1604.13.749.016.18.22.313.90.12.30.00.2
F10.57.920.332.06.44.647.793.089.0
P0.0010.0030.0000.0000.0080.0230.0000.0000.000
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Embryo850.10.12.11.227.03.929.55.628.80.11.6
1000.40.33.41.524.93.835.35.123.90.11.4
1200.40.35.73.123.34.834.74.821.30.11.3
1400.40.35.83.123.74.134.85.021.50.11.2
1600.20.24.22.324.74.237.14.421.20.11.4
F2.72.82.63.66.42.04.71.225.40.8
P0.0840.0800.0960.0410.0060.1590.0180.3470.0000.552
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Mesocarp700.10.21.21.736.64.214.50.626.012.52.6
1000.20.32.42.134.23.516.40.826.610.92.7
1200.00.00.00.945.54.336.70.710.50.60.7
1400.00.00.21.742.36.739.60.48.00.40.8
1600.00.00.11.742.07.139.20.48.40.30.8
F3.75.73.83.451.497.7334.829.3534.51037.0
P0.0490.0150.0450.0570.0000.0000.0000.0000.0000.000
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