OMIA:000212-9685 : Coat colour, pink-eyed dilution in Felis catus (domestic cat)

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

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:000212-9685: 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.

1981 Prieur, D.J., Collier, L.L. :
Morphologic basis of inherited coat-colour dilutions of cats Journal of Heredity 72:178-182, 1981. Pubmed reference: 7276525.
1909 Bateson, W. :
Mendel’s Principles of Heredity. Cambridge University Press, London , 1909. URL:

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