Albinos sentence examples

  • These white breeds are, however, partial albinos; and such semi-albinos are always the result of domestication and could not have arisen in the wild state.

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  • Albinos seem to be rather common; and as in other fishes (for instance, the tench, carp, eel, flounder), the colour of most of these albinos is a bright orange or golden yellow; occasionally even this shade of colour is lost, the fish being more or less pure white or silvery.

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  • The Chinese have domesticated these albinos for a long time, and by careful selection have succeeded in propagating all those strange varieties, and even monstrosities, which appear in every domestic animal.

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  • A few albinos are found in every species, but whatever their value to a museum, they are of little commercial importance.

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  • "White" axolotls, albinos of a pale flesh colour, with beautiful red gills, have also been kept in great numbers in England and on the continent.

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  • We are not aware of any but two of these albinos having ever turned into the perfect Amblystoma form, as happened in Paris in 1870, the albinism being retained.

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  • Albino specimens of this monkey are not uncommon, but the pure white monkeys, not albinos, said to inhabit Mindanao, are mythical.

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  • Buffaloes are common, and in the neighbourhood of Nanlu at least they are frequently albinos.

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  • So, it is important to remember that too much emphasis on trying to produce an all-white bird may produce unwanted albinos.

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  • albinos with red eyes.

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  • "White" elephants are partial or complete albinos, and are far from uncommon in Burma and Siam.

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  • The Angoras most valued are albinos, with pure white fur and pink eyes; in some parts of the Continent they are kept by the peasants and clipped regularly.

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