OMIA:000890-9925 : Schistosomus reflexus in Capra hircus (goat)

In other species: ass (donkey) , horse , taurine cattle , sheep , water buffalo

Categories: Embryo phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A foetus in which the edges of the somatic disc in the developing embryo have curved upwards instead of downwards, resulting in the viscera floating free in the amnion. The head and the tail are curved up towards each other. Dystocia is the usual result. Also called schistosoma reflexum.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000890-9925: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1994 Bezek, D.M., Frazer, G.S. :
Schistosomus Reflexus in Large Animals Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 16:1393, 1994.

Edit History

  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Oct 2022