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NATURE

The Ghost Deer

  • Aired: 05/08/2013
  • 02:03
  • Expires: 05/08/2020
  • Rating: NR
For whitetailed deer, one of the rarest variations of all is color. The ghost deer are colored completely white due to a lack of melanin, a natural pigment found in most organisms. It's a rare recessive gene; and, like humans, only about one out of 20,000 mammals are albino.
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The rare ghost deer are whitetailed deer, colored completely white.
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