Albino

First Produced By: Kurt Walker

Issues: Photophobia

First Produced In: Unknown

Availability: Rarest

Last Updated: 2022-04-18

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About

Albino is a recessive mutation.

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Issues

Photophobia

While the word photophobia literally translates to a "fear of light”. Its not actually that you are scared of light, but instead, are incredibly sensitive to it. Animals with albinism experience photophobia due to the lack of pigment in the iris, which does not allow the eyes to filter out light.

History

This project is still in the early days. It’s being worked on by Kurt Walker in Australia.
It looks like it’s a recessive gene. The two he currently has came from an F1 het pairing, both small clutches of 7 and one albino in each clutch. [1]

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Appearance

Head

Albinos have pinky red eyes.

Body

The Albino Carpet Python has a lack of dark pigmentation creating an animal that is covered in vibrant yellows and oranges. Oranges usually fade with age, leaving a bright yellow and white snake.

Proven Lines

No known proven lines

Related Traits

No known related traits

Combos

  • Snow (Albino Axanthic)
  • Sun Glow (Caramel Albino)

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