OMIA:000299-9925 : Dwarfism, generic in Capra hircus (goat)

In other species: white-tufted-ear marmoset , dog , domestic cat , Asiatic elephant , horse , pig , red deer , Northern giraffe , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , 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

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. (2005). OMIA:000299-9925: 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.

1990 Berbigier, P., Cabello, G. :
Effect of Exposure to Full Sunshine on Temperature Regulation of Pregnant Dwarf Goats of Guadeloupe (French West-Indies), and on Birthweight, T3 and T4 Plasma Levels of Newborn Kids Journal of Thermal Biology 15:109-113, 1990.
1988 Sponenberg, D.P., Johnson, R.L., Johnson, M.E. :
The inheritance of frosted points in Nigerian dwarf goats Journal of Heredity 79:69-71, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3367040.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005