OMIA:002776-71003 : Sex chromosome difference of sexual development, generic in Myopus schisticolor (wood lemming)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , taurine cattle , goat , sheep , gray short-tailed opossum , water buffalo , American mink

Categories: Reproductive system phene , Chromosomal disorder

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: This is a group of differences of sexual development (DSD) due to abnormal sex chromosome constitutions (e.g., monosomy; trisomy; mosaicism) (adopted from MESH:D058533)

Species-specific name: Information moved from OMIA:001230-71003 [01/10/2023]

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002776-71003: 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.

2001 Liu, W.S., Nordqvist, K., Lau, Y.F., Fredga, K. :
Characterization of the Xp21-23 region in the wood lemming, a region involved in XY sex reversal. J Exp Zool 290:551-7, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11748603. DOI: 10.1002/jez.1105.
1998 Liu, W.S., Eriksson, L., Fredga, K. :
XY sex reversal in the wood lemming is associated with deletion of Xp(21-23) as revealed by chromosome microdissection and fluorescence in situ hybridization Chromosome Research 6:379-383, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9872667.
1992 Lau, Y.F., Yang-Feng, T.L., Elder, B., Fredga, K., Wiberg, U.H. :
Unusual distribution of Zfy and Zfx sequences on the sex chromosomes of the wood lemming, a species exhibiting XY sex reversal. Cytogenet Cell Genet 60:48-54, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1349859. DOI: 10.1159/000133294.
1991 Gileva, E.A., Fedorov, V.B. :
Sex ratio, XY females and absence of inbreeding in a population of the wood lemming, Myopus-Schisticolor Lilljeborg, 1844. Heredity 66:351-355, 1991.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 01 Oct 2023
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 01 Oct 2023