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The cheetah with no spots

Discussion in 'Wildlife & Nature Conservation' started by Chlidonias, 28 Aug 2016.

  1. Chlidonias

    Chlidonias Moderator Staff Member

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  2. Arizona Docent

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    Yes I remember seeing this when it was first reported. Very bizarre indeed.

    Years before this, Alain Dragesco-Joffe photographed a pale form of the Sahara Cheetah. It did have spots, but they were tan instead of black. I have the photos in a magazine but could not find them online anywhere.
     
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  3. Hix

    Hix Wildlife Enthusiast and Lover of Islands Premium Member

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    No bands on the tail either, just the black tear-marks. Beautiful animal.

    :p

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