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For any Z,W in 1 we have JOZW+Jh(Z,W) =VZ(PW) +h(Z,PW) -AFWZ+DZ(FW), from which we obtain [Z, W] = P{AFWZ - AFZW + OW(PZ) - OZ (PW) } +t{h(W,PZ) -h(Z,PW)+DW(FZ) -DZ(FW)} Since t(TIN) =1, this proves the proposition. 4. in N, then

Ge-. 3. 1) for Z, W E PROOF. For any Z,W in 1 we have JOZW+Jh(Z,W) =VZ(PW) +h(Z,PW) -AFWZ+DZ(FW), from which we obtain [Z, W] = P{AFWZ - AFZW + OW(PZ) - OZ (PW) } +t{h(W,PZ) -h(Z,PW)+DW(FZ) -DZ(FW)} Since t(TIN) =1, this proves the proposition. 4. in N, then

Let N2 be any p-dimensional purely real submanifold of submanifolds exist extensively). We put N = M1 x N2 . If M= Ml x M2 admits a PROOF. 5 we obtain m > h + p + hp. 5, M complex submanifold of N = M1x N2 is a totally geodesic Hence M1 is an open submanifold of CPh. M2, we conclude that M2 is an open sub- Therefore, statement (2) follows from the Calabi local rigid theorem of Kaehler immersion. 1. is a 1 CPh+p+hp By applying the same argument to manifold of CPp. CPh+p+hp, CPh+p+hp. ) Let t4 by any complex hypersurface of C Pn+1.