OMIA:000368-45807 : Feather colour, generic in Motacilla alba (white wagtail)

In other species: birds , ducks , Mallard , domestic goose , swan goose , Muscovy duck , mute swan , rock pigeon , guineafowls , chicken , Indian peafowl , Ring-necked pheasant , turkey , common canary , Great Tit , emperor penguin , carrion crow , Eurasian bullfinch , barn owl , Japanese quail , tawny owl , red-backed fairy wren , hooded crow , white-winged fairy-wren , yellow-fronted tinkerbird , superb starling , South polar skua , red-fronted tinkerbird

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. (2021). OMIA:000368-45807: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2021 Semenov, G.A., Linck, E., Enbody, E.D., Harris, R.B., Khaydarov, D.R., Alström, P., Andersson, L., Taylor, S.A. :
Asymmetric introgression reveals the genetic architecture of a plumage trait. Nat Commun 12:1019, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33589637. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-21340-y.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 04 Nov 2021