OMIA:001728-8010 : Sex determination in Esox lucius (northern pike)

In other species: goldfish , Atlantic salmon , guppy , Nile tilapia , Japanese flounder , Atlantic halibut , Gila monster , monocled cobra , Mallard , swan goose , Canada goose , chicken , common quail , turkey , tammar wallaby , ass (donkey) , horse , taurine cattle , sheep , Chinese soft-shelled turtle , jackdaw , petrels , torafugu , whitespotted clarias , red-eared slider turtle , ayu , Japanese quail , green-eyed treefrog , clearhead icefish , silver trevally

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 261550 (trait) , 600956 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: 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. (2019). OMIA:001728-8010: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2019 Pan, Q., Feron, R., Yano, A., Guyomard, R., Jouanno, E., Vigouroux, E., Wen, M., Busnel, J.M., Bobe, J., Concordet, J.P., Parrinello, H., Journot, L., Klopp, C., Lluch, J., Roques, C., Postlethwait, J., Schartl, M., Herpin, A., Guiguen, Y. :
Identification of the master sex determining gene in Northern pike (Esox lucius) reveals restricted sex chromosome differentiation. PLoS Genet 15:e1008013, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31437150. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1008013.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 05 Sep 2019