OMIA:001636-9031 : Ametapodia-2 in Gallus gallus (chicken)
Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific description: Abnormal limb development characterised as complete absence of the tarsometarsals and severely hypoplastic development of the metacarpals was described in a strain of light brown leghorn chickens (Smyth et al., 2000).
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|2000||Smyth, J.R., Sreekumar, G.P., Coyle, C.A., Bitgood, J.J. :|
|A new recessive ametapodia mutation in the chicken (Gallus domesticus) Journal of Heredity 91:340-342, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10912683 .|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 17 Oct 2011
- Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Aug 2021