OMIA:001738-8410 : Skin colour, whitish-yellow in Glandirana rugosa (Japanese wrinkled frog)
Categories: Pigmentation phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
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.
Cite this entry
|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.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Nov 2012
- Changed by Frank Nicholas on 23 Nov 2012