OMIA:001320-9913 : Coat colour, spotted in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: banteng

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Species-specific name: Hereford white face

Markers: y

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. (2020). OMIA:001320-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1999 Grosz, M.D., MacNeil, M.D. :
The "spotted" locus maps to bovine chromosome 6 in a hereford-cross population Journal of Heredity 90:233-236, 1999. Pubmed reference: 9987932.

Edit History

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