OMIA 000374-9234 : Feather colour, extended black in Aptenodytes patagonicus

In other species: Coscoroba swan , black swan , rock pigeon , helmeted guineafowl , chicken , Arctic skua , pomarine skua , brown booby , red-footed booby , zebra finch , Lesser snow goose , Bananaquit , gyrfalcon , ruff , , Eleonora's falcon

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 266300 (trait) , 155555 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Reference


2000 Blight, L.K., Stevens, S. :
Partial melanism in King penguins (Aptenodytes patagonicus). Mar Ornithol 28:83, 2000.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Aug 2021