Naked Necks

Discussion in 'General breed discussions & FAQ' started by Vantage, Mar 31, 2018.

  1. Vantage

    Vantage In the Brooder

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    My understanding is that the gene for naked neck is Na. If a bird is heterozygous for Na (Na/na+), do they have less of a naked neck compared to birds with the homozygous version (Na/Na)?
     
  2. Pyxis

    Pyxis Hatchi Wan Kenobi

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    Yes, they have a bowtie of feathers on their necks.

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