OMIA 000370-9103 : Feather colour, albinism, sex-linked, imperfect in Meleagris gallopavo

In other species: chicken , Japanese quail

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 606574

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Z-linked recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


1942 Hutt, F.B., Mueller, C.D. :
Sex-linked albinism in the turkey Journal of Heredity 33:69-77, 1942.

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