OMIA 000577-9103 : Knobby in Meleagris gallopavo

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive, Semi-Lethal

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: kn


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
1970 Smith, J.C., Smyth, J.R. :
Knobby, a semilethal mutation resulting in defective down in the turkey. J Hered 61:119-22, 1970. Pubmed reference: 4912775.
1969 Smith, J.C., Smyth, J.R. :
Knobby: a semi-lethal mutation resulting in defective down in the turkey Poultry Science 48:1873 only, 1969.

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