OMIA:000146-9031 : Brachydactyly in Gallus gallus (chicken)

In other species: dog , pig , rabbit

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Abnormal shortness of the digits.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:000146-9031: 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.

1971 Goetinck, P.F. :
Genetic tests on the association of brachydactyly and ptilopody in fowl. J Hered 62:28-30, 1971. Pubmed reference: 5094713.
1967 Goetinck, P.F. :
Tissue interactions in the development of ptilopody and brachydactyly in the chick embryo. J Exp Zool 165:293-300, 1967. Pubmed reference: 4292956. DOI: 10.1002/jez.1401650213.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 02 Mar 2012
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