OMIA:001312-9940 : Fecundity, Belle-Ile in Ovis aries (sheep)

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

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. (2013). OMIA:001312-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1998 Malher, X., Lechere, A.K. :
High prolificacy in Belle-Ile sheep (Brittany, France) - major effects of a putative single gene and the a(wh) colour gene on ovulation rate and litter size Reproduction, Nutrition, Development 38:473-484, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9795990.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 04 May 2013