• The experiments of T. H. Riches concerning the production of monsters in cattle

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      Monstrous calves due to the operation of a lethal factor have long been known to appear as the result of mating Dexter cattle together. A similar type of monster, though rather less marked, has been met with in Norwegian Telemark cattle. Its appearance is also due to the operation of a lethal factor. The experiments recorded show that these two lethals are genetically independent.

      A few observations on the inheritance of colour and of the white pattern of Telemark cattle tend to confirm the results of earlier observers.

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