OMIA:000977-9940 : Taillessness in Ovis aries
Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Cross-species summary: Absence of the tail. Also called anury.
Cite this entry
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.
|2023||Hümmelchen, H., Wenisch, S., Brügemann, K., König, S., Wagner, H. :|
|[Phenotyping the sheep tail - Presentation of characterization methods in the context of breeding for short-tailedness]. Tierarztl Prax Ausg G Grosstiere Nutztiere 51:6-14, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36913936 . DOI: 10.1055/a-2007-1483.|
|2021||Kalds, P., Luo, Q., Sun, K., Zhou, S., Chen, Y., Wang, X. :|
|Trends towards revealing the genetic architecture of sheep tail patterning: Promising genes and investigatory pathways. Anim Genet 52:799-812, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34472112 . DOI: 10.1111/age.13133.|
|2008||Thompson, K.G., Piripi, S.A., Dittmer, K.E. :|
|Inherited abnormalities of skeletal development in sheep. Vet J 177:324-33, 2008. Pubmed reference: 17910925 . DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2007.08.015.|
|1978||Carter, AH :|
|Inherited tailessness in sheep MAF Agricultural Research Division Annual Report 1977/78, Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries, Wellington, New Zealand :pp 33-34, 1978.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 04 Oct 2011