OMIA:001313-9685 : Coat colour, glitter in Felis catus (domestic cat)

Categories: Pigmentation 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

Breed: Bengal (Cat) (VBO_0100040).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:001313-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1999 Binns, K.E., Tuhela-Reuning, L. :
A scanning electron microscopy study of glitter coat trait in the fur of the Bengal cat breed Scanning 21:150-151, 1999.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 20 Aug 2020