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RE: So you want to buy an albino sulcata?

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Posted by: bigdnutz at Sun Jun 27 20:29:10 2010  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by bigdnutz ]  
   

The biggest problem with this theory is that the vast majority of juveniles sold will never make it to breeding size/age. Look at albino boas/pythons/etc. Many times traits based on simple recessive gene mutations stay in high demand because they are harder to produce, especially compared to co-dominant and other traits. The interesting part about tortoises is that they take a long time to reproduce, thats why you don't see many morphs.


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