The Cryptic mutation is a recessive trait.
Reclassified as Recessive in MorphMarket ’s database in October 2020. 
The Cryptic Ball Pythons head colouration tends to be brighter than that of a Normal Ball Python and usually displays a headstamp that resembles the Triforce symbol from Zelda.
The body of the Cryptic Ball Python usually displays high amounts of banding over the dorsal, with much thinner, erratic, alien heads. “Eyes” with the alien heads tend to be large individual hoops.
The tail of the Cryptic Ball Python usually follows the same patterning as the rest of the body but with less banding being expressed.