OMIA:002257-10141 : Waved coat in Cavia porcellus (domestic guinea pig)

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Inheritance: Whiteway and Robinson (1989) reported autosomal recessive inheritance for this newly-described trait.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:002257-10141: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1989 Whiteway, C.E., Robinson, R. :
2 Recessive Rex Coat Mutants in the Guinea Pig Journal of Heredity 80:163-165, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2926118 .

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 31 Mar 2020