OMIA:001740-9031 : Apterylosis (autosomal nakedness) in Gallus gallus (chicken)
Categories: Integument (skin) phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific symbol: Ap
History: This disorder was first described by Sturkie (1942).
Rhode Island Red (Chicken) (VBO_0000599).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below
Cite this entry
Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
|1949||Hutt, F.B. :|
|Genetics of the fowl. McGraw-Hill, New York. :, 1949.|
|1942||Sturkie, P.D. :|
|A new type of autosomal nakedness in the domestic fowl Journal of Heredity 33:202-208, 1942.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Nov 2012