OMIA 000380-8996 : Feathering, Z-linked in Numida meleagris

In other species: chicken , turkey

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 176761 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no


1997 Pal, S.K., Singh, H. :
Inheritance of wing feather development rate in guinea fowl (numida meleagris) British Poultry Science 38:245-248, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9280348. DOI: 10.1080/00071669708417980.

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