OMIA 000564-30527 : Intersex in Ovis ammon

In other species: 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

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


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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