OMIA 000977-9913 : Taillessness in Bos taurus

In other species: dog , pig , sheep

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Absence of the tail. Also called anury.


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.
2005 Ingham, B., Widdows, A. :
Taillessness (anury) in a Chillingham Wild White calf. Transactions of the Natural History Society of Northumbria 64:169-171, 2005.
1958 Huston, K., Wearden, S. :
Congenital taillessness in cattle Journal of Dairy Science 41:1359-1370, 1958.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005