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Strange Pigment,Leucism and Albinism

The reduced pigmentation in animals is known as Leucism , unlike in albinism, caused by reduction of all types of skin pigment not only by melanin.  Leucism or leukism is the phenotype general term that resulted from pigment cell defects differentiation or neural crest migration to skin, hair or feathers during development. If pigment cells failed to […]

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