OMIA 000368-8932 : Feather colour in Columba livia

In other species: chicken , ducks , , turkey , Indian peafowl , Eurasian bullfinch , Ring-necked pheasant , Japanese quail , guineafowls

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Reference


1992 Haase, E., Ito, S., Sell, A., Wakamatsu, K. :
Melanin concentrations in feathers from wild and domestic pigeons Journal of Heredity 83:64-67, 1992.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005