OMIA:001548-9031 : Wingless, sex-linked in Gallus gallus (chicken)

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: ws

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:001548-9031: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

1973 Hinchliffe, J.R., Ede, D.A. :
Cell death and the development of limb form and skeletal pattern in normal and wingless (ws) chick embryos Journal of Embryology and Experimental Morphology 30:753-772, 1973.
1968 Lancaster, FM. :
Sex-linked winglessness in the fowl. Heredity 23:257-62, 1968. Pubmed reference: 5245956.
1962 Pease, M.S. :
Wingless poultry Journal of Heredity 53:109-110, 1962.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 26 Feb 2011