OMIA:001668-10036 : Coat colour, dark grey/gray in Mesocricetus auratus (golden hamster)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:001668-10036: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1967 Nixon, C.W., Connelly, M.E. :
Dark gray and lethal gray--two new coat color mutations in Syrian hamsters. J Hered 58:295-6, 1967. Pubmed reference: 5590153.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 28 Nov 2011