OMIA:000199-8932 : Clutch size in Columba livia (rock pigeon)

In other species: swan goose

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

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. (2016). OMIA:000199-8932: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1988 Silson, R.G. :
Abnormal clutch size in domestic pigeons Journal of Heredity 79:137 only, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3403961.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 05 Aug 2016