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Albino (in CC amphib glossary)

This is a discussion on Albino (in CC amphib glossary) within the Glossary - Completed Words forums, part of the Glossary Project category; An animal lacking the ability to make melanin pigment. It may show Yellow (Xanthic) and/or reflective (iridescent) pigmentation. (I think ...

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An animal lacking the ability to make melanin pigment. It may show Yellow (Xanthic) and/or reflective (iridescent) pigmentation.

(I think we need crisp definitions of the various pigment mutants which are quite confusing.)



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Thanks for contributing oceanblue!

We have definitions for 12 color variations in the thread below, as well as other terms important to coloration:
color genetics words: albino, axanthic (in CC amphib glossary)

You'll find this under the 'Glossary - Completed Words' subforum on the second page near the bottom. This is pretty comprehensive - are there things missing that you would recommend to be added?



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Sorry I missed it. I'll have a good read and think of a few other words!



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Sorry I missed it. I'll have a good read and think of a few other words!
That would be great! The more words we have....the more comprehensive and of value our glossary will be.



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Albino described elsewhere.



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