OMIA:000299-9860 : Dwarfism, generic in Cervus elaphus (red deer)

In other species: white-tufted-ear marmoset , dog , domestic cat , Asiatic elephant , horse , pig , Northern giraffe , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat , sheep , rabbit , callipterus cichlid , Angolan giraffe

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: Simpson et al. (2011) reported "for the first time the presence of chondrodysplasia in the Scottish red deer".

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. (2021). OMIA:000299-9860: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2011 Simpson, J.W., Else, R.W., Butowski, D., Fletcher, T.J. :
Dwarfism associated with chondrodysplasia in a red deer (Cervus elaphus) Veterinary Record 169:637b, 2011. DOI: 10.1136/vr.10012.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 08 Jan 2021
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 08 Jan 2021