OMIA:000326-555279 : Eggshell colour in Nothura maculosa (spotted nothura)

In other species: elegant crested-tinamou , Mallard , chicken , eastern bluebird

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:000326-555279: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2020 Hamchand, R., Hanley, D., Prum, R.O., Br├╝ckner, C. :
Expanding the eggshell colour gamut: uroerythrin and bilirubin from tinamou (Tinamidae) eggshells. Sci Rep 10:11264, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32647200. DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-68070-7.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 10 Nov 2022