OMIA 000963-9031 : Syndactyly (mule foot) in Gallus gallus

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , pig , sheep , dog , tammar wallaby , Swainson's hawk

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 212780 , 186100 , 186200 , 186300

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Fusion of the claws (cleats or digits). Occurs in one, two, three or (rarely) four legs.

References


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.
1969 Hollander, W.F., Brumbaugh, J.A. :
Web-foot or syndactylism in the fowl. Poult Sci 48:1408-13, 1969. Pubmed reference: 4309965.
1950 Warren, D.C. :
Syndactylism in the chicken. J Hered 41:31-4, 1950. Pubmed reference: 15415585.
1949 Warren, DC. :
Linkage Relations of Autosomal Factors in the Fowl. Genetics 34:333-50, 1949. Pubmed reference: 17247319.

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