OMIA:001061-9823 : Wattles in Sus scrofa (pig)

In other species: goat , sheep

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cross-species summary: Appendages suspended from the head. They are fusiform (spindle shaped), fleshy masses covered with normal skin and suspended from the mandibular area.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:001061-9823: 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.

1982 Ollivier, L., Sellier, P. :
Pig genetics: a review Annales de Genetique et de Selection Animale 14:481-544, 1982.
1944 Roberts, E., Morrill, C.C. :
Inheritance and histology of wattles in swine Journal of Heredity 35:149-151, 1944.
1924 Kronacher, C. :
Verebungsversuche und Beobachtungen an Schweinen Zeitschrift fur induktive Abstammungs- und Verebungslehre 34:1-120, 1924.

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