OMIA 001633-9031 : Rumplessness in Gallus gallus

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


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.
2012 Noorai, R.E., Freese, N.H., Wright, L.M., Chapman, S.C., Clark, L.A. :
Genome-wide association mapping and identification of candidate genes for the rumpless and ear-tufted traits of the Araucana chicken. PLoS One 7:e40974, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22844420. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0040974.
1955 Landauer, W. :
Recessive and sporadic rumplessness of fowl: effects on penetrance and expressivity American Naturalist 89:35-38, 1955.
1954 Schumann, H. :
Absence of the coccygeal vertebrae in fowls ('rumplessness') Tierartzliche Umschau 9:313-316, 1954.
1949 Warren, DC. :
Linkage relations of autosomal factors in the fowl. Genetics 34:333-50, 1949. Pubmed reference: 17247319.
1945 Landauer, W. :
Recessive Rumplessness of Fowl with Kyphoscoliosis and Supernumerary Ribs. Genetics 30:403-28, 1945. Pubmed reference: 17247167.
Zwilling, E. :
The embryogeny of a recessive rumpless condition of chickens Journal of Experimental Zoology 99:79-91, 1945.
1942 Zwilling, E. :
The Development of Dominant Rumplessness in Chick Embryos. Genetics 27:641-56, 1942. Pubmed reference: 17247066.
1938 Warren, D.C. :
Mapping the genes of the fowl (abstract) Genetics 23:174 only, 1938.
1936 Dunn, L.C., Landauer, W. :
Further data on genetic modification of rumplessness in the fowl Journal of Genetics 33:401-405, 1936.
1934 Dunn, L.C., Landauer, W. :
The genetics of the Rumpless Fowl with evidence of a case of changing dominance Journal of Genetics 29:217-243, 1934.
1933 Warren, D.C. :
Nine independently inherited autosomal factors in the domestic fowl. Genetics 18:68-81, 1933. Pubmed reference: 17246678.
1928 Landauer, W. :
The morphology of intermediate rumplessness in the fowl Journal of Heredity 19:453-467, 1928.
1909 Bateson, W. :
Mendel’s Principles of Heredity. Cambridge University Press, London :, 1909.

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