OMIA 001731-33616 : Tail feathers, number of in Gymnogyps californianus
In other species: rock pigeon , chicken Mendelian trait/disorder: yes Mode of inheritance: Autosomal Recessive Considered a defect: no Key variant known: no History: The presence of 14 tail feathers rather than the usual 12 was first reported by Pryor and Ralls (2016). Inheritance: Pryor and Ralls (2016) reported family data consistent with autosomal recessive inheritance of 14 tail feathers.
|2017||Pryor, D.L., Ralls, K. :|
|Fourteen tail feathers: An autosomal recessive trait in california condors (Gymnogyps californianus). Zoo Biol 36:1-4, 2017. Pubmed reference: 27862255. DOI: 10.1002/zoo.21335.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 13 Jul 2017