OMIA:002280-8022 : Coat colour, albinism, generic in Oncorhynchus mykiss

In other species: Bornean orangutan , axolotl , African clawed frog , turkey vulture , American black bear , Campbell's desert hamster , meadow voles , western chorus frog , grass carp , Sumatran tiger , grivet , dog , sheep , brown bear , Arizona pocket mouse , nutria , eastern chipmunk , rufous rat-kangaroo , hippopotamus , hares , northern pocket gopher , North American deer mouse , golden hamster , gray short-tailed opossum , American bison , raccoon , Bennett's wallaby , fishing cat , taurine cattle , Golden-bellied Water Rat , Ash-gray Pseudomys , brown desert mouse , Heath Pseudomys , bush rat , Australian dusky field rat , long-haired rat , giant uromys , banteng

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal dominant

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Congenital lack of pigment in all parts of the body. See also Skin colour, albinism, generic

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:002280-8022: 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.

2020 Hattori, R.S., Yoshinaga, T.T., Butzge, A.J., Hattori-Ihara, S., Tsukamoto, R.Y., Takahashi, N.S., Tabata, Y.A. :
Generation of a white-albino phenotype from cobalt blue and yellow-albino rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss): Inheritance pattern and chromatophores analysis. PLoS One 15:e0214034, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31986190 . DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0214034.
2009 Ocalewicz, K., Dobosz, S. :
Karyotype variation in the albino rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss (Walbaum)). Genome 52:347-52, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19370090 . DOI: 10.1139/g09-009.
Rexroad, C.E., Vallejo, R.L. :
Estimates of linkage disequilibrium and effective population size in rainbow trout. BMC Genet 10:83, 2009. Pubmed reference: 20003428 . DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-10-83.
2006 Allison, W.T., Hallows, T.E., Johnson, T., Hawryshyn, C.W., Allen, D.M. :
Photic history modifies susceptibility to retinal damage in albino trout. Vis Neurosci 23:25-34, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16597348 . DOI: 10.1017/S0952523806231031.
2004 Boonanuntanasarn, S., Yoshizaki, G., Iwai, K., Takeuchi, T. :
Molecular cloning, gene expression in albino mutants and gene knockdown studies of tyrosinase mRNA in rainbow trout. Pigment Cell Res 17:413-21, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15250944 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1600-0749.2004.00166.x.
2001 Nakamura, K., Ozaki, A., Akutsu, T., Iwai, K., Sakamoto, T., Yoshizaki, G., Okamoto, N. :
Genetic mapping of the dominant albino locus in rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss). Mol Genet Genomics 265:687-93, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11459189 .
2000 Galbreath, P.F., Plemmons, B.P. :
Mottled coloration in a rainbow trout is associated with mosaicism for albinism Journal of Heredity 91:405-407, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10994710 .
1995 Thorgaard, G.H., Spruell, P., Wheeler, P.A., Scheerer, P.D., Peek, A.S., Valentine, J.J., Hilton, B. :
Incidence of albinos as a monitor for induced triploidy in rainbow trout Aquaculture 137:121-130, 1995.
1904 Pettis, C.R. :
Albino brook trout Science 19:867-8, 1904. Pubmed reference: 17812857 . DOI: 10.1126/science.19.492.867.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 24 Jun 2020