OMIA:000004-9940 : Achondroplasia in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle , water buffalo

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000004-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1976 Young, G.B. :
Some genetic defects in British livestock and their control Animal Breeding Research Organisation. Annual Report :31-35, 1976.
1971 Wray, C., Mathieson, A.O., Copland, A.N. :
An achondroplasia syndrome in South Country Cheviot sheep Veterinary Record 88:521-522, 1971. Pubmed reference: 5104347.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 03 Oct 2011