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coat color

the overall or main color of the animal. If the points are distinctively colored that is also noted, e.g. black with white points.

cat coat color
besides the conventional black, white, gray, orange, there are blue, lilac, seal (2), chocolate, tortoiseshell (tortie), bicolor, chinchilla cat, smoke, cameo, pewter.
dog coat color
besides the conventional black, brown, white, gray, there are badger (1), belton, blanket, blue, brindle, deadgrass, dapple, grizzle, harlequin, merle, roan, liver (2), pied, sable (1), saddle (2), ticking, tricolor, wheaten.
horse coat color
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Genotyping of coat color genes (MC1R, ASIP, PMEL17 and MATP) polymorphisms in coldblooded horses bred in Poland reveals sporadic mistakes in phenotypic descriptions.
The coat color of A budini specimens varies with sex in a pattern of change that can be quantitatively characterized.
The base coat color provided was labeled tan, but it was really light beige.
When using colors from the Behr Marquee Interior One Coat Color Collection, consumers can achieve spectacular color with just one coat.
It was concluded that seeds in the BL category showed fast germination, high emergence percentage and high seedling establishment, and the science behind this is that seed coat color determines seed composition, which further affects seed germination and seedling growth.
First they sequenced a small piece 6 about five percent -- of the genomes of 16 tigers (seven white tigers and nine orange tigers) spread across two generations to focus on a region of genes known to be associated with white coat color.
S Boutin, MM Humphries, B Jacobson, H Jessup, DW Nagorsen, and LE Olson kindly provided their observations on coat color of Red Squirrels in northwestern Canada and Alaska.
These authors demonstrated that maternal dietary genistein supplementation of mice during gestation at levels comparable to humans consuming high soy diets shifted the coat color of heterozygous viable yellow agouti ([A.
We're crossing fingers and rubbing rabbit's feet that more people will look past coat color when adopting cats and other animals.
While more than 99% of New York black bears exhibit a black coat color, some bears are occasionally seen with color variations ranging from brown to cinnamon to blonde.
Black wolves received a gene for coat color from domesticated dogs through interspecies mating, researchers report online February 5 in Science.