OMIA:001945-9031 : Beak shape in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: Darwin's finches

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 613456 (trait) , 601527 (gene)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cross-species summary: Bill shape

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001945-9031: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Struthers, S., Andersson, B., Schmutz, M., Matika, O., McCormack, H.A., Wilson, P.W., Dunn, I.C., Sandilands, V., Schoenebeck, J.J. :
An analysis of the maxillary beak shape variation between 2 pure layer lines and its relationship to the underlying premaxillary bone, feather cover, and mortality. Poult Sci 102:102854, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37354620 . DOI: 10.1016/j.psj.2023.102854.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Jun 2023