OMIA 000564-13616 : Intersex in Monodelphis domestica

In other species: cattle , dog , goat , horse , pig , sheep , water buffalo , argali , bighorn sheep , American mink , Western roe deer , raccoon dog , domestic cat , tammar wallaby , llama

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A mixture of male and female characteristics. Often due to an abnormality of the sex chromosomes.

Reference


1996 Robinson, E.S., Vandeberg, J.L., Watson, C.M., Dooley, T.P. :
Intersexual phenotypes and sex chromosome complements of five south american opossums (monodelphis domestica) Laboratory Animal Science 46:555-560, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8905590.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005