OMIA:001607-61819 : Skin colour in Amphilophus citrinellus (Midas cichlid)

In other species: goldfish , rainbow trout , guppy , Nile tilapia , gilthead seabream , common lizard , Mallard , Garter snake , Guadeloupean anole , sailfin molly , ball python , blacktip shark , common wall lizard , Italian wall lizard , Sand lizard , common chameleon , flapneck chameleon , mimic poison frog , Asian bonytongue , Siamese fighting fish , leopard coralgrouper , White's rock-skink , , starry flounder , delicate skink , red-top cobalt mbuna , Sagus Kul lizard , toad-headed agama , Oujiang color common carp , poison dart frogs , Blue Regal "Mbenji" Peacock

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

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. (2023). OMIA:001607-61819: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2022 Kratochwil, C.F., Kautt, A.F., Nater, A., Härer, A., Liang, Y., Henning, F., Meyer, A. :
An intronic transposon insertion associates with a trans-species color polymorphism in Midas cichlid fishes. Nat Commun 13:296, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35027541. DOI: 10.1038/s41467-021-27685-8.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 16 May 2023