OMIA:001148-9031 : Diplopodia-3 in Gallus gallus (chicken)

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: dp-3

Mapping: Robb et al. (2011) mapped this trait to chromosome GGA 24 (3,132,315 - 4,082,051)

Clinical features: "Homozygotes (-/-) display moderate preaxial polydactly, dwarfing, some with exposed viscera, occasional cleft palate, and shortened upper beak" (Robb et al. (2011)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:001148-9031: 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.

2011 Robb, EA., Gitter, CL., Cheng, HH., Delany, ME. :
Chromosomal mapping and candidate gene discovery of chicken developmental mutants and genome-wide variation analysis of MHC congenics. J Hered 102:141-56, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21273214. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esq122.
1974 Taylor, LW. :
Further studies on diplopodia. VI. Segregation of diplopod embryos from chickens heterozygous for both dp-1 and dp-3 genes. Can J Genet Cytol 16:121-35, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4407166.
1972 Taylor, LW. :
Further studies on diplopodia. V. Diplopodia-3. Can J Genet Cytol 14:417-22, 1972. Pubmed reference: 4559559.

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