OMIA 001034-9031 : Uropygial gland, doubling of in Gallus gallus

Category: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: dgp


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. > > > >
1993 Shoffner, R.N., Otis, J.S., Garwood, V.A. :
Association of dominant marker traits and metric traits in chickens. Poultry Science 72:1405-1410, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8378215.
1991 Somes, R.G. :
Recessive inherited doubling of the chicken's uropygial gland papilla. J Hered 82:69-71, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1997592. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/82.1.69.
1927 Johansson, I. :
Studies on Inheritance in Pigeons. VI. Number of Tail Feathers and Uropygial Gland. Genetics 12:93-107, 1927. Pubmed reference: 17246521. DOI: 10.1093/genetics/12.2.93.
1918 Morgan, T.H. :
Inheritance of number of feathers of the Fantail pigeon American Naturalist 52:5-27, 1918.

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