OMIA:001226-9615 : Polymelia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

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

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Supernumerary limbs.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001226-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1989 Varshney, A.C., Pachauri, S.P., Prakash, P., Singh, H. :
Polymelia in Canine - A Case Report Indian Veterinary Journal 66:1174, 1989.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005