OMIA 001603-93934 : Feather colour, rusty in Coturnix japonica

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no


2005 Minvielle, F., Gourichon, D., Moussu, C. :
Two new plumage mutations in the Japanese quail: "curly" feather and "rusty" plumage. BMC Genet 6:14, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15760477. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-6-14.

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