OMIA:000814-93934 : Porcupine in Coturnix japonica

In other species: chicken

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


1982 Fulton, J.E., Roberts, C.W., Cheng, K.M. :
"Porcupine": a feather structure mutation in Japanese quail. Poult Sci 61:429-33, 1982. Pubmed reference: 7088798 .

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 24 Oct 2011