OMIA 000757-9940 : Otognathia in Ovis aries

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital presence of a rudimentary accessory mouth at the base of the aural pinna (projecting part of the ear).


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.
1999 De, Jonghe, S., Ramakers, B., Simoens, P., Ducatelle, R. :
High incidence of otognathia in a sheep population Veterinary Record 144:96-98, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10097314.
1970 Dennis, S.M. :
Otognathia in a neonatal lamb American Journal of Veterinary Research 31:203-204, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5461127.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005