OMIA:000147-9874 : Brachygnathia in Odocoileus virginianus (white-tailed deer)

In other species: dog , ass (donkey) , horse , pig , llama , giraffe , taurine cattle , sheep , alpaca

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

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital abnormal shortness of the mandible (lower jaw), resulting in protrusion of the maxilla (upper jaw).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:000147-9874: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2024 Cars, B.S., Kessler, C., Hoffman, E.A., Côté, S.D., Koelsch, D., Shafer, A.B.A. :
Island demographics and trait associations in white-tailed deer. Heredity (Edinb) 133:1-10, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38802598. DOI: 10.1038/s41437-024-00685-2.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 29 May 2024