OMIA:000030-9913 : Alopecia, generic in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: chicken , Rhesus monkey , dog , giant panda , domestic cat , white-tailed deer , sheep , American red squirrel

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 104000 (trait) , 104110 (trait) , 203655 (trait) , 612421 (trait) , 610753 (trait) , 300042 (trait) , 109200 (trait) , 300710 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Absence of hair, wool or feathers due to loss of hair (not in reference to primary genetic hair, wool, feather-lessness)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:000030-9913: 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.

2024 Mee, J.F., Murphy, D., Curran, M. :
Bovine congenital defects recorded by veterinary practitioners. Reprod Domest Anim 59:e14501, 2024. Pubmed reference: 37975255. DOI: 10.1111/rda.14501.
2010 Watson, PJ., Scholes, SF. :
Congenital goitre and alopecia in pedigree Saler cattle. Vet Rec 166:29-30, 2010. Pubmed reference: 20045861. DOI: 10.1136/vr.b5598.
1999 Mansell, J.L. :
Follicular dysplasia in two cows. Vet Dermatol 10:143-147, 1999. Pubmed reference: 34644926. DOI: 10.1046/j.1365-3164.1999.00154.x.
1997 Gumbrell, R.C., Rest, J.R., Taylor, R.W. :
Alopecia with follicular dystrophy in a cow Veterinary Record 141:632, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9447681.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 24 Oct 2021