An official website of the United States government.

The .gov means it's official.
Federal government websites always use a .gov or .mil domain. Before sharing sensitive information online, make sure you're on a .gov or .mil site by inspecting your browser's address (or "location") bar.

This site is also protected by an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate that's been signed by the U.S. government. The https:// means all transmitted data is encrypted - in other words, any information or browsing history that you provide is transmitted securely.

Thesaurus Search Results

paternal effect
Subject Category
S Biological Sciences
RDF/XML Format:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/42685.rdf
Scope Note
Use for the influence of the father's phenotype or genotype on the phenotype of its offspring; For the effect of exposure to male animals on female animals, usually young or postpartum, to initiate estrous cycle USE male effect.
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/42685
Used For
paternal effects
Broader Term
genetics
Related Term
male effect
Spanish
efecto paternal
Term Number
42685