OMIA:000326-172413 : Eggshell colour in Sialia sialis (eastern bluebird)

In other species: elegant crested-tinamou , Mallard , chicken , spotted nothura

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

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. (2022). OMIA:000326-172413: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2006 Siefferman L., Navara K.J., Hill G.E. :
Egg coloration is associated with female condition in eastern bluebirds (Sialia sialis). Behav. Ecol. Sociobiol. 59:651–656, 2006.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Nov 2022
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Nov 2022