OMIA:000023-9940 : Agnathia (type-3 otocephaly) in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the lower jaw, with the ears united below the face

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000023-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1978 Glahn-Luft, B., Schneider, H., Schneider, J., Wassmuth, R. :
[Agnathia in sheep with chromosome aberrations and Hb deficiency] Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 85:472-474, 1978. Pubmed reference: 363395.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005