OMIA:000212-10053 : Coat colour, pink-eyed dilution in Microtus (meadow voles)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , golden hamster , North American deer mouse , Campbell's desert hamster

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000212-10053: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1991 Fukuta, K., Imamura, K., Goto, N. :
Pink-eyed dilution, a coat color mutation in the Japanese field vole (Microtus montebelli). Jikken Dobutsu 40:375-9, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1915604.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Oct 2011