OMIA 001992-9157 : Beak size in Parus major

In other species: , black-bellied seedcracker

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 600698 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Reference


2017 Bosse, M., Spurgin, L.G., Laine, V.N., Cole, E.F., Firth, J.A., Gienapp, P., Gosler, A.G., McMahon, K., Poissant, J., Verhagen, I., Groenen, M.A.M., van Oers, K., Sheldon, B.C., Visser, M.E., Slate, J. :
Recent natural selection causes adaptive evolution of an avian polygenic trait. Science 358:365-368, 2017. Pubmed reference: 29051380. DOI: 10.1126/science.aal3298.

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