OMIA:000564-30527 : Intersex in Ovis ammon

In other species: taurine cattle , dog , goat , horse , pig , sheep , water buffalo , bighorn sheep , American mink , Western roe deer , raccoon dog , gray short-tailed opossum , domestic cat , tammar wallaby , llama

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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.


1991 Bunch, T.D., Callan, R.J., Maciulis, A., Dalton, J.C., Figueroa, M.R., Kunzler, R., Olson, R.E. :
True Hermaphroditism in a Wild Sheep - A Clinical Report Theriogenology 36:185-190, 1991.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005