OMIA:002770-399537 : Skin colour, MC1R-related in Timon lepidus (ocellated lizard)

Categories: Pigmentation phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 155555 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: no

Key variant known: yes

Year key variant first reported: 2011

Species-specific description: Information presented here was moved from OMIA:001199-8523 : Coat colour, extension in Lacerta [20/09/2023]. Lacerta lepida is a synonym for Timon lepidus.

Associated gene:

Symbol Description Species Chr Location OMIA gene details page Other Links
Mc1r Timon lepidus - no genomic information (-..-) Mc1r Ensembl

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002770-399537: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2011 Nunes, V.L., Miraldo, A., Beaumont, M.A., Butlin, R.K., Paulo, O.S. :
Association of Mc1r variants with ecologically relevant phenotypes in the European ocellated lizard, Lacerta lepida. J Evol Biol 24:2289-98, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21812853. DOI: 10.1111/j.1420-9101.2011.02359.x.

Edit History

  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Sep 2023
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Sep 2023