OMIA:000649-89462 : Microphthalmia in Bubalus bubalis (water buffalo)

In other species: Nile tilapia , chicken , dog , pig , Eastern wapiti , taurine cattle , sheep , golden hamster , fox squirrel , Campbell's desert hamster

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Abnormal smallness in all dimensions of one or both eyes.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000649-89462: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1990 Garg, U.K., Richharia, V.S., Tiwari, G.P., Ramakrishna, V., Chaurasia, S.K. :
Congenital Microphthalmia in a Buffalo Calf (Bubalus Bubalis) Indian Veterinary Journal 67:75-76, 1990.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005