The Ws locus

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The Ws locus
Homozygous Red Whiteside (Ws//Ws) on a Dutch Highflier Pigeon.
Homozygous Red Whiteside (Ws//Ws) on a Dutch Highflier Pigeon.
Mutation type Colour modifier
Alleles red whiteside, red neck, wild type.

The Ws locus is the position of a gene on a chromosome with three known alleles: red whiteside, red neck and wild type.