OMIA:000757-9940 : Otognathia in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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).

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:000757-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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