OMIA:002066-31213 : Shell colour in Littorina (periwinkle)

In other species: emarginate dogwinkle , sea snails , black-lip pearl oyster

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

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:002066-31213: 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.

2023 Gefaell, J., Galindo, J., Rolán-Alvarez, E. :
Shell color polymorphism in marine gastropods. Evol Appl 16:202-222, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36793692. DOI: 10.1111/eva.13416.
2021 Koch, E.L., Morales, H.E., Larsson, J., Westram, A.M., Faria, R., Lemmon, A.R., Lemmon, E.M., Johannesson, K., Butlin, R.K. :
Genetic variation for adaptive traits is associated with polymorphic inversions in <i>Littorina saxatilis</i>. Evol Lett 5:196-213, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34136269. DOI: 10.1002/evl3.227.
2016 Kozminsky, E.V. :
[Inheritance of longitudinal white shell bands in the snail Littorina obtusata (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia)]. Genetika 52:991-5, 2016. Pubmed reference: 29369553.
2014 Kozminsky, E.V. :
[Inheritance of the background shell color in the snails Littorina obtusata (Gastropoda, Littorinidae)]. Genetika 50:1177-87, 2014. Pubmed reference: 25720250.
2011 Kozminskiĭ, E.V. :
[Inheritance of longitudinal shell bands in the snails Littorina obtusata and Littorina saxatilis (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia)]. Genetika 47:1112-9, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21954620.
2010 Kozminskiĭ, E.V., Lezin, P.A., Fokin, M.V. :
[Inheritance of white spots on the shell of Littorina obtusata (Gastropoda, Prosobranchia)]. Genetika 46:1652-9, 2010. Pubmed reference: 21434418.

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