OMIA:000249-9913 : Cyclopia in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: chicken , dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , sheep , rabbit , American mink

Categories: Vision / eye phene , Craniofacial phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A congenital developmental disorder characterised by a single orbital fossa (eye socket). Named after the race of one-eyed giants of Greek mythology. In humans, this disorder is often associated with a chromosomal abnormality.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000249-9913: 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.

2006 Ozcan, K., Gurbulak, K., Takci, I., Ozen, H., Kacar, C., Pancarci, MS. :
Atypical cyclopia in a brown swiss cross calf: a case report. Anat Histol Embryol 35:152-4, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16677208. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0264.2005.00639.x.
Schulze, U., Distl, O. :
[Case report: arhinia and cyclopia in a German Fleckvieh calf]. Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 113:236-9, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16856611.
2001 Venu, R., Reddy, P.C.S., Dhanalakshmi, N. :
Cyclopia in a Jersey crossbred calf - A case report Indian Veterinary Journal 78:657, 2001.
1968 Mohanty, B.B. :
Congenital malformations in bovines incidence of cyclopia. Indian Vet J 45:526-7, 1968. Pubmed reference: 5693490.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005