Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources
Exhibits odorant binding activity and olfactory receptor activity. Involved in detection of chemical stimulus involved in sensory perception of smell. Localizes to the cell cortex and integral component of membrane. Is expressed in nasal septum epithelium; olfactory epithelium; septal olfactory organ; and vomeronasal organ. Orthologous to human OR2C1 (olfactory receptor family 2 subfamily C member 1).