OMIA:000963-9685 : Syndactyly in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: chicken , tammar wallaby , dog , pig , taurine cattle , sheep , Swainson's hawk

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 212780 (trait) , 186100 (trait) , 186200 (trait) , 186300 (trait) , 604270 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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.

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:000963-9685: 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.

2016 Di Dona, F., Murino, C., Della Valle, G., Fatone, G. :
Bilateral tibial agenesis and syndactyly in a cat. Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 29, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27102622. DOI: 10.3415/VCOT-15-10-0170.
2007 Towle, H.A., Blevins, W.E., Tuer, L.R., Breur, G.J. :
Syndactyly in a litter of cats. J Small Anim Pract 48:292-6, 2007. Pubmed reference: 17472666. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00232.x.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005