OMIA:001618-37174 : Horn size in Ovis canadensis (bighorn sheep)

In other species: sheep

Categories: Craniofacial 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. (2011). OMIA:001618-37174: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2019 Sim, Z., Coltman, D.W. :
Heritability of Horn Size in Thinhorn Sheep. Front Genet 10:959, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31681413. DOI: 10.3389/fgene.2019.00959.
2012 Poissant, J., Davis, C.S., Malenfant, R.M., Hogg, J.T., Coltman, D.W. :
QTL mapping for sexually dimorphic fitness-related traits in wild bighorn sheep. Heredity (Edinb) 108:256-63, 2012. Pubmed reference: 21847139. DOI: 10.1038/hdy.2011.69.
2011 Hedrick, P.W. :
Rapid Decrease in Horn Size of Bighorn Sheep: Environmental Decline, Inbreeding Depression, or Evolutionary Response to Trophy Hunting? J Hered , 2011. Pubmed reference: 21900210. DOI: 10.1093/jhered/esr082.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Oct 2011