OMIA 001738-8410 : Body colour, whitish-yellow in Glandirana rugosa
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes Mode of inheritance: X-linked recessive Considered a defect: no Key variant known: no Inheritance: In this species, males are heterogametic (XY) but the sex chromosomes have the same shape and size (Miura et al., 2012). These authors provided evidence that whitish-yellow body colour is X-linked recessive.
|2011||Miura, I., Kitamoto, H., Koizumi, Y., Ogata, M., Sasaki, K. :|
|An X-linked body color gene of the frog Rana rugosa and its application to the molecular analysis of gonadal sex differentiation. Sex Dev 5:250-8, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21832826. DOI: 10.1159/000330365.|
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