OMIA:000540-9913 : Hypotrichosis, generic in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: macaques , dog , domestic cat , pig , sheep , rabbit , golden hamster , Mongolian gerbil , meadow voles , domestic guinea pig , American mink

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 146520 (trait) , 146550 (trait) , 183849 (trait) , 211370 (trait) , 246500 (trait) , 250460 (trait) , 278200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as Hairless

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2020). OMIA:000540-9913: 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.

2019 Starič, J., Gombač, M., Ježek, J., Švara, T. :
Congenital hypotrichosis in a Simmental cross heifer. Vet Dermatol , 2019. Pubmed reference: 30937998. DOI: 10.1111/vde.12744.
2016 Reinartz, S., Schwittlick, U., Seehusen, F., Distl, O. :
[Congenital and lethal semi-hairlessness in an Angler-Holstein crossbred calf]. Berl Munch Tierarztl Wochenschr 129:177-84, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27169157.
2008 Jolly, RD., Wills, JL., Kenny, JE., Cahill, JI., Howe, L. :
Coat-colour dilution and hypotrichosis in Hereford crossbred calves. N Z Vet J 56:74-7, 2008. Pubmed reference: 18408794. DOI: 10.1080/00480169.2008.36812.
1995 Stober, M., Weitze, K.F., Hoedemaker, M., Pohlenz, J., Liebler, E., Wurm, S., Harlizius, B., Treviranus, A., Sissoko, J. :
Congenital hypotrichosis in Holstein-Friesian calves Tierarztliche Umschau 50:224, 1995.
1984 Bracho, GA., Beeman, K., Johnson, JL., Leipold, HW. :
Further studies of congenital hypotrichosis in Hereford cattle. Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 31:72-80, 1984. Pubmed reference: 6426206.
1979 Jayasekara, MU., Leipold, HW., Cook, JE. :
Pathological changes in congenital hypotrichosis in Hereford cattle. Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 26:744-53, 1979. Pubmed reference: 119384.
1967 Schleger, AV., Thompson, BJ., Hewetson, RW. :
Histopathology of hypotrichosis in calves. Aust J Biol Sci 20:661-8, 1967. Pubmed reference: 6067904.
1965 Maijala, K., Lindstrom, G. :
On the relation between blood group genes and a lethal gene for hairlessness and prolonged gestation Proceedings of the Ninth European Animal Blood Grouping Conference, Prague :461-462, 1965.
1963 Hutt, F.B. :
A note on six kinds of genetic hypotrichosis in cattle Journal of Heredity 54:186-187, 1963.
1953 Hutt, F.B., Saunders, L.Z. :
Viable genetic hypotrichosis in Guernsey cattle. Journal of Heredity 44:97-103, 1953.
Young, J.G. :
A note on the occurrence of an epithelial defect in a grade Hereford herd Australian Veterinary Journal 29:298-300, 1953.
1950 Drieuz, H. :
Hypotrichose congenitale avec anodontie acerie et marcoglossie chez le veau. [Congenital hypotrichosis with absence of teeth and horns, and macroglossia in a calf] Recueil de Medecine Veterinaire 126:385-399, 1950. Pubmed reference: 14781414.
1934 Craft, W.A., Blizzard, W.L. :
The inheritance of semihairlessness in cattle Journal of Heredity 25:285-290, 1934.
Hutt, F.B. :
Inherited lethal characters in domestic animals Cornell Veterinarian 24:1-25, 1934.

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