OMIA:000908-9913 : Probatocephaly in Bos taurus

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: This phene was renamed from 'Sheep's head' to 'probatocephaly' [21/10/2022]

Species-specific name: Sheep's head


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.

1978 Vissac, B. :
Twenty years of research in beef cattle breeding in France (1956-1976). Annales de génétique et de sélection animale, INRA Editions 10:275-307, 1978.
1967 Blin, P.C., Lauvergne, J.J. :
La probatocéphalie, anomalie héréditaire des bovins dits "Tete de mouton". I. Étude descriptive. [Probatocephaly, a hereditary anomaly in cattle known as 'sheep's head'. I. A descriptive study] Annales de Zootechnie 16:65-88, 1967.
1963 Lauvergne, J.J., Vissac, B. :
Genetical study of 'Tete de Mouton' cattle Genetics Today. Proceedings of the Eleventh International Congress of Genetics, The Hague 1:264-265, 1963.
1962 Florentin, P., Lauvergne, J.J. :
[Hereditary malformation in cattle : 'sheeps head'] Recueil de Medecine Veterinaire 138:341-356, 1962.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
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