OMIA:000287-9940 : Dicephalus in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , goat , water buffalo

Categories: Embryo phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Developmental disorder resulting in two heads.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:000287-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2007 Unver, O., Kilinc, M., Ozyurtlu, N. :
Cranial duplication (dicephalus) in a lamb. Turkish Journal of Veterinary and Animal Sciences 31:415-7, 2007.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2021