OMIA:000810-9925 : Polydactyly in Capra hircus (goat)

In other species: rock pigeon , chicken , turkey , dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , Arabian camel , guanaco , llama , Western roe deer , taurine cattle , sheep , domestic guinea pig , alpaca , springbok

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 174500 (trait) , 605522 (gene) , 188740 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Often called preaxial polydactyly (PPD)

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000810-9925: 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.

2000 Gutierrez, C., Rodriguez, JL., Castellano, E., Palomino, E., Corbera, JA., Montoya, JA. :
Multiple malformations in a newborn goat. Can Vet J 41:568-9, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10907582.
1997 Alani, F.K., Hailat, N.Q., Fathalla, M.A. :
Polydactyly in Shami breed goats in Jordan Small Ruminant Research 26:177-179, 1997.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005