OMIA:001153-9031 : Feather colour, eumelanin restrictor in Gallus gallus (chicken)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: Db

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001153-9031: 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.

1995 Carefoot, W.C. :
Evidence that the eumelanin restrictor genes (Co) and (Db) are present in the genome of the Buff Rock bantam British Poultry Science 36:205-207, 1995.
1987 Carefoot, W.C. :
Test for linkage between the eumelanin restrictor (Db) and the eumelanin extension (Ml) genes in the domestic fowl British Poultry Science 28:69-73, 1987. Pubmed reference: 3567691 . DOI: 10.1080/00071668708416937.
Carefoot, W.C. :
Relative positions of the loci of the peacomb (P), eumelanin restrictor (Db), eumelanin extension (Ml) and plumage pattern (Pg) genes of the domestic fowl British Poultry Science 28:347-350, 1987. Pubmed reference: 3607559 . DOI: 10.1080/00071668708416968.

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