OMIA:001755-9031 : Feathering, abnormal in Gallus gallus (chicken)
Categories: Integument (skin) phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: yes
Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
Species-specific symbol: af
History: As reported by Somes (1988), this trait was first described in UK chickens by Dr Graham Bulfield.
Inheritance: Somes (1990) lists this as a single-locus autosomal recessive trait, and allocates the symbol "af".
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.
|1990||Somes, R.G. Jr :|
|Mutations and major variants of plumage and skin in chickens. In "Poultry Breeding and Genetics" (ed. R.D. Crawford), Elsevier, Amsterdam; Chapter 6 :169-208, 1990.|
|1988||Somes, R.G. Jr :|
|International Registry of Poultry Genetic Stocks. Storrs Agricultural Experimental Station Bulletin 476 :, 1988.|
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