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Melanistic jaguar - Melanism is an overabundance of black pigment in animals and is actually the opposite of albinism and even more rare. Jaguar, Cheetahs, Pumas, Rare Animals, Big Cats, Animal Kingdom, Cats And Kittens, Cats, Black Panther
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Melanistic jaguar - Melanism is an overabundance of black pigment in animals and is actually the opposite of albinism and even more rare.
**Black Owl - Foreigner to the United States.... Bird, Nature, Hoot Owl, Birds, Owl Bird, Cute Owl, Beautiful Owl, Awesome Owls, Owl
**Black Owl - Foreigner to the United States....
Rosie, Red-Tailed Black Cockatoo photograph by Leila Jeffreys Parrots, Exotic Birds, Birdy, Birds Of Paradise, Birds Butterflies, Pretty Birds, Parrot
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Rosie, Red-Tailed Black Cockatoo photograph by Leila Jeffreys
AALLLLLL DDAAAAAAAAAAY!!! Lol happy hump day!! Black Camel, Albino, Camels, Black Chickens, Cheetah Pictures, Fauna, Black Animals, Melanistic Animals
AALLLLLL DDAAAAAAAAAAY!!! Lol happy hump day!!
Aardvark baby and Mom Puppies, Foxes, Pet Birds, Unusual Animals, Sloth, Mammals, Animals Wild, Animals And Pets, Wildlife
50 Parents From The Animal Kingdom And Their Adorable Kids
Aardvark baby and Mom
melanistic animal photos - Google Search Ostrich, Melanism, Mixed Breed
melanistic animal photos - Google Search
This is a "melanistic" Black deer.  the oposite of the albino. Deer, Mule Deer, Black Deer, Whitetail Deer, Animals Beautiful, Animal Pictures
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This is a "melanistic" Black deer. the oposite of the albino.
Ayam Cemani eggs. See the pictures of the black chickens for reference. Added for clarity. Dieren, Hens, Haan, Beautiful Chickens, Chickens, Animales, Farm, Ovo
Ayam Cemani eggs. See the pictures of the black chickens for reference. Added for clarity.
Melanistic mallard.  The term melanistic only means that the duck's feathers are black, or in this case, very dark green.  This is the only difference from an ordinary mallard. Duck
15 Fascinating melanistic animals (15 pics)
Melanistic mallard. The term melanistic only means that the duck's feathers are black, or in this case, very dark green. This is the only difference from an ordinary mallard.
Aligator in the Everglades - Florida by sigfus.sigmundsson, via Flickr Florida, Reptiles And Amphibians, Crocodile, Reptiles, Alligators, Crocodiles, Reptile Snakes, Zoo
Aligator in the Everglades - Florida by sigfus.sigmundsson, via Flickr
The Chicago Zoological Society, which mangaes the Brookfield Zoo, is pleased to announce the birth of a rare hoofed mammal called an Okapi. Melanistic Okapi! Very rare Zooborns, Wild, Okapi, Megafauna, Fotografia, Animaux
Rare "Forest Giraffe" Born at Chicago's Brookfield Zoo
The Chicago Zoological Society, which mangaes the Brookfield Zoo, is pleased to announce the birth of a rare hoofed mammal called an Okapi. Melanistic Okapi! Very rare
Black fox Dogs, Fox, Pet Fox, Wild Dogs, Canine, Cute Fox, Zorro
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melanistic fawn--- A melanistic animal has an increased amount of this black or nearly black pigmentation in the skin, feathers, hair, Melanism is the opposite of albinism and occurs with about the same frequency. Albino Deer, Fawn
Black Beauties: 10 Amazing Melanistic Animals
melanistic fawn--- A melanistic animal has an increased amount of this black or nearly black pigmentation in the skin, feathers, hair, Melanism is the opposite of albinism and occurs with about the same frequency.
3 Black Beauties.- the black wolf is a melanistic colour variant of the grey wolf. Genetic research from the Stanford University School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles revealed that wolves with black pelts owe their distinctive colouration to a mutation which occurred in domestic dogs, and was carried to wolves through wolf-dog hybridisation. Dogs And Puppies, German Shepherd Dogs, Collie, Boxers, Husky, Shepherd Dog, Rottweiler, Shepherd, German Shepherd
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3 Black Beauties.- the black wolf is a melanistic colour variant of the grey wolf. Genetic research from the Stanford University School of Medicine and the University of California, Los Angeles revealed that wolves with black pelts owe their distinctive colouration to a mutation which occurred in domestic dogs, and was carried to wolves through wolf-dog hybridisation.
wow.....beautiful Black Serval Black Stallion, Exotic Cats, Serval Cats, Gatos, Wild Cats
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wow.....beautiful Black Serval