OMIA:002572-259256 : Beak colour, generic in Poephila acuticauda (long-tailed finch)

In other species: Mallard

Categories: Pigmentation phene , Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: no

Cross-species summary: Bill colour

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:002572-259256: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 McDiarmid, C.S., Finch, F., Peso, M., van Rooij, E., Hooper, D.M., Rowe, M., Griffith, S.C. :
Experimentally testing mate preference in an avian system with unidirectional bill color introgression. Ecol Evol 13:e9812, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36825134. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.9812.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 25 Feb 2023