The white tigers of Rewa and gene homology in the felidae

@article{Robinson2005TheWT,
  title={The white tigers of Rewa and gene homology in the felidae},
  author={R. Robinson},
  journal={Genetica},
  year={2005},
  volume={40},
  pages={198-200}
}
The white tiger is a chinchillated variety, with the yellow pigment completely eliminated and the black pigment altered to a dark speia-brown. The causative mutant gene is inherited as an autosomal recessive and is seemingly a homologue of chinchilla mutants in other mammalian species. It is proposed that the gene be re-symbolized ascch. 
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