OMIA:000212-10042 : Coat colour, pink-eyed dilution in Peromyscus maniculatus (North American deer mouse)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , golden hamster , meadow voles , Campbell's desert hamster

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific name: Also known as pink-eye and pallid

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000212-10042: 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.

1936 Clark, F.H. :
Linkage of pink-eye and albinism in the deer-mouse Journal of Heredity 27:256-260, 1936. DOI: 10.1093/oxfordjournals.jhered.a104221.
1917 Sumner, F.B. :
Several colour mutations in mice of the genus Peromyscus Genetics 2:291-300, 1917. Pubmed reference: 17245884. DOI: 10.1093/genetics/2.3.291.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011
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