Genetic basis of a-b, b-c and c-d ridge counts on human soles
Article first published online: 3 MAY 2005
Copyright © 1978 Wiley-Liss, Inc., A Wiley Company
American Journal of Physical Anthropology
Volume 48, Issue 3, pages 343–344, March 1978
How to Cite
Pateria, H. N. (1978), Genetic basis of a-b, b-c and c-d ridge counts on human soles. Am. J. Phys. Anthropol., 48: 343–344. doi: 10.1002/ajpa.1330480310
- Issue published online: 3 MAY 2005
- Article first published online: 3 MAY 2005
- Sole prints;
- Interdigital areas;
- Ridge counts
The mechanism of inheritance of ridge count of plantar inter-digital areas has been studied among Brahmans of Sagar town of Central India.
The correlation coefficient between ridge counts in various family relationships lend support to the concept of an additive genetic model.