Red Whiteside

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Red Whiteside
Homozygous Red Whiteside (Ws//Ws) on a Dutch Highflier Pigeon.
Homozygous Red Whiteside (Ws//Ws) on a Dutch Highflier Pigeon.
Locus Ws locus
Genetic symbol Ws
Common name Red Whiteside
Inheritance Incomplete dominant
Mutation type Colour modifier
Description White wing shields on recessive red pigeons.
Commonly found in breeds such as: Vienna Whiteside Tumbler

Red Whiteside is an allele at the Ws locus. This mutation appears to be incompletely dominant to wild type.

This mutation is a modifier gene that causes white wing shields, but only on homozygous recessive red pigeons.