Co-dominant Alleles

5 Facts:

-Relationship between two versions of a gene

-Two alleles are both expressed as a dominant phenotype

-If a red chicken and a white chicken are crossed, the offspring would not be pink, it would be red and white

-More than two choices of alleles are present for a trait

-Examples in animals: Liger, Tigon, Zonkey

2-3 Facts about trait:

-A Liger is a cross between a lion and a tiger

-Both dominant alleles from the parents, the lion and the tiger, were passed down to the offspring making a mix between the two animals (liger).

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