OMIA 001728-8010 : Sex determination in Esox lucius

In other species: torafugu , Nile tilapia , sheep , horse , ass , clearhead icefish , goldfish , ayu , Japanese quail , silver trevally , chicken , Mallard , common quail , turkey , swan goose , Canada goose

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

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no


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