OMIA:001943-9913 : Fecundity, generic in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , pig , indicine cattle (zebu) , goat , sheep , rabbit

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Species-specific description: see also OMIA:001022-9913 : Twinning in Bos taurus and OMIA:002675-9913 : Fecundity, SMAD6-related in Bos taurus

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001943-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2024 Loureiro, B., Ereno, R.L., Pupulim, A.G.R., Tramontana, M.C.V.B., Tabosa, H.P., Barros, C.M., Favoreto, M.G. :
Genome-wide association study of Nelore and Angus heifers with low and high ovarian follicle counts. Anim Reprod 21:e20230110, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38384724. DOI: 10.1590/1984-3143-AR2023-0110.
2021 Widmer, S., Seefried, F.R., von Rohr, P., Häfliger, I.M., Spengeler, M., Drögemüller, C. :
A major QTL at the LHCGR/FSHR locus for multiple birth in Holstein cattle. Genet Sel Evol 53:57, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34217202. DOI: 10.1186/s12711-021-00650-1.
2018 Kamalludin, M.H., Garcia-Guerra, A., Wiltbank, M.C., Kirkpatrick, B.W. :
Trio, a novel high fecundity allele: I. Transcriptome analysis of granulosa cells from carriers and noncarriers of a major gene for bovine ovulation rate. Biol Reprod 98:323-334, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29088317. DOI: 10.1093/biolre/iox133.
2015 Kirkpatrick, B.W., Morris, C.A. :
A major gene for bovine ovulation rate. PLoS One 10:e0129025, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26046917. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0129025.
2014 Kirkpatrick, B.W., Morris, C.A. :
Mapping of a major gene for bovine ovulation rate. 10th World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production (WCGALP) :Abstract 649, 2014.
2010 Morris, C.A., Wheeler, M., Levet, G.L., Kirkpatrick, B.W. :
A cattle family in New Zealand with triplet calving ability. Livestock Science 128:193-196, 2010.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 17 Nov 2014
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 17 Nov 2014
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 26 Apr 2016
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 27 Apr 2023