OMIA:001607-8175 : Skin colour in Sparus aurata

In other species: Garter snake , Nile tilapia , Oujiang color common carp , White's rock-skink , rainbow trout , Mallard , leopard coralgrouper , goldfish , Sand lizard , blacktip shark , Midas cichlid , ball python , , Asian bonytongue , guppy

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


2020 Bertolini, F., Ribani, A., Capoccioni, F., Buttazzoni, L., Utzeri, V.J., Bovo, S., Schiavo, G., Caggiano, M., Fontanesi, L., Rothschild, M.F. :
Identification of a major locus determining a pigmentation defect in cultivated gilthead seabream (Sparus aurata). Anim Genet :, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31900984 . DOI: 10.1111/age.12890.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 28 Jan 2020