OMIA:001607-8175 : Skin colour in Sparus aurata (gilthead seabream)

In other species: goldfish , rainbow trout , guppy , Nile tilapia , Mallard , Garter snake , Guadeloupean anole , ball python , Midas cichlid , 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 , Oujiang color common carp , poison dart frogs , Blue Regal "Mbenji" Peacock

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: 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. (2020). OMIA:001607-8175: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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