OMIA 001636-9031 : Ametapodia-2 in Gallus gallus
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).
|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