OMIA:000439-9913 : Hair, long in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , ass (donkey) , Arabian camel , llama , goat , sheep , rabbit , golden hamster , domestic guinea pig , domestic yak , alpaca

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 190330 (trait) , 165190 (gene)

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Long hair = angora

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2016). OMIA:000439-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1958 Helbig, K. :
Economic importance and inheritance of long hairedness in Friesian cattle Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 65:431-437, 1958.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 Sep 2016
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 15 Sep 2016