OMIA:001731-33616 : Tail feathers, number of in Gymnogyps californianus
Categories: Integument (skin) phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
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.
Cite this entry
|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