OMIA:000103-9031 : Beak, Donald Duck in Gallus gallus (chicken)

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive lethal

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: unusually shaped bill

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000103-9031: 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.

1973 McGibbon, W.H. :
A third Donald Duck beak anomaly in the fowl. J Hered 64:46-7, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4698914.
1967 Abbott, UK, Lantz, FH :
A second occurrence of Donald Duck beak in chickens Journal of Heredity 58:240-242, 1967.
1953 Broekhuizen, E.G., Van Albada, M. :
A hereditary lethal abnormality of the beak in barnevelders. Genetica 26:415-29, 1953. Pubmed reference: 13142317.

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