OMIA:001416-89462 : Coat colour, dominant black in Bubalus bubalis (water buffalo)

In other species: gray wolf , coyote , dog

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 606611 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Dominant

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Also known as the K locus

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. (2011). OMIA:001416-89462: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1962 Rife, D.C. :
Color and horn variations in water buffalo. The inheritance of coat color, eye color and shape of horns. J Hered 53:239-46, 1962. Pubmed reference: 13973831.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 14 Oct 2011