OMIA 001607-161945 : Skin colour in Liopholis whitii

In other species: Garter snake , gilthead seabream , Nile tilapia , Oujiang color common carp , rainbow trout

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

References


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.
2018 Matthews, G., Goulet, C.T., Delhey, K., Atkins, Z.S., While, G.M., Gardner, M.G., Chapple, D.G. :
Avian predation intensity as a driver of clinal variation in colour morph frequency. J Anim Ecol 87:1667-1684, 2018. Pubmed reference: 30098209. DOI: 10.1111/1365-2656.12894.
2008 Chapple, D.G., Hutchinson, M.N., Maryan, B., Plivelich, M., Moore, J.A., Keogh, J.S. :
Evolution and maintenance of colour pattern polymorphism in Liopholis (Squamata: Scincidae). Australian Journal of Zoology 56:103–115, 2008. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO08040.
1990 Milton, D. A. :
Genetic-evidence for sympatric differentiation between 2 color morphs of the skink Egernia whitii. Australian Journal of Zoology 38:117–130, 1990. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1071/ZO9900117.

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