A study suggests that spotted is caused by the modification kitten colours mackerel stripes, and may cause varying phenotypes such as "broken mackerel" kitten colours via multiple loci. Some are due to newly emerging gene mutations e. This information is not meant to be a complete manual on cat genetics. This results in a higher frequency of cross-eyes among colorpointed cats, as well as the high kitten colours of cross-eyes in white tigers. Other names include yellow, ginger, and marmalade. In many breeds, coat gene mutations are unwelcome.
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For example, cats may have point coloration , but not be Siamese.
Hints for Determining a Cat's Color
North Atlantic Region 2: The cat can look like a smoke, but because neither parent cat has a white undercoat, the kitten cannot be a smoke.
Basic Feline Genetics
There are two thing all cats have: * a base colour * a tabby pattern The base colour can be either My cat gave birth to many kittens with many different colors . Kittens are born with blue eyes. It may take some time for the adult eye color to develop. Eye color is not recorded on CFA registration records except in the case . Female kittens take one color gene from each parent. The color of the female kittens in a litter will always be either a combination of the sire's and dam's colors, .
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The charts are laid out in the normal 2-axis format seen in textbooks: A cat can have an eye color other than that which is specified and still be the coat color defined in the Show Rules or on the color description sheet.
Cat Coat Patterns
Some are due to newly emerging gene mutations e. Red show cats have a deep orange color, but it can also present as a yellow or light ginger color. Therefore it is debateable whether golden smokes exist. Cat fur length is governed by the Long hair gene in which the dominant form, L , codes for short hair, and the recessive l codes for long hair. Because the red colour is carried on the X chromosome and requires XX female genetic make-up, tortoiseshell is uncommon in male cats. Eye colours are associated with coat colours.
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The points may be solid, tabby or tortie colours.
Similar color charts have appeared in Wright & Walters (The Book of the Cat, . In , a pink-eyed Sphynx kitten of unidentifiable colour appeared in Australia. Kittens are born with blue eyes. It may take some time for the adult eye color to develop. Eye color is not recorded on CFA registration records except in the case . There are two thing all cats have: * a base colour * a tabby pattern The base colour can be either My cat gave birth to many kittens with many different colors .