OMIA:000439-9913 : Hair, long in Bos taurus

In other species: domestic cat , goat , golden hamster , dog , rabbit , ass (donkey) , domestic guinea pig , llama , Arabian camel , sheep , alpaca , domestic yak

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 190330 (trait) , 165190 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Long hair = angora

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2016). OMIA:000439-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1958 Helbig, K. :
Economic importance and inheritance of long hairedness in Friesian cattle Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 65:431-437, 1958.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 Sep 2016
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 15 Sep 2016