OMIA:000189-9986 : Chondrodystrophy in Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)

In other species: chicken , turkey , dog , pig , taurine cattle , California condor , Japanese quail

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Species-specific symbol: cd

History: This form of disproportionate dwarfism was first reported by Fox and Crary (1971).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2016). OMIA:000189-9986: 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.

1981 Webber, R.J., Fox, R.R., Sokoloff, L. :
In vitro culture of rabbit growth plate chondrocytes. 2. Chondrodystrophic mutants. Growth 45:269-78, 1981. Pubmed reference: 6458543.
1975 Fox, R.R., Crary, D.D. :
Hereditary chondrodystrophy in the rabbit. Genetics and pathology of a new mutant, a model for metatropic dwarfism. J Hered 66:271-6, 1975. Pubmed reference: 1184951.
1971 Fox, R.R., Crary, D.D. :
A new recessive chondrodystrophy in the rabbit Teratology 4:245-246, 1971.

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