OMIA:001226-9031 : Polymelia in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle , sheep , Swainson's hawk

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Supernumerary limbs.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:001226-9031: 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.

1985 Anderson, W.I., Langheinrich, K.A., McCaskey, P.C. :
Polymelia in a broiler chicken. Avian Dis 29:244-5, 1985. Pubmed reference: 3985878.
1968 Hoffmann, J.A. :
[Double malformations (polymelia and anus duplex) in a chick]. Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 75:512-4, 1968. Pubmed reference: 5748455.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 13 Sep 2013