OMIA:001653-8932 : Feather colour, faded in Columba livia (rock pigeon)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive

Considered a defect: no

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. (2011). OMIA:001653-8932: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1942 Hollander, W.F. :
Auto-sexing in the domestic pigeon Journal of Heredity 33:135-140, 1942.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011