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White Peacock

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SINGAPORE ZOO, SINGAPORE

Thinking this was an albino peacock, the eyes were actually dark, most likely making the condition leucism (an overall reduction in different types of pigment) which is apparently much more common. The peacock jumped on stage after a presenter had finished his talk and promptly showed off his feathers.

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White Peacock

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SINGAPORE ZOO, SINGAPORE

Thinking this was an albino peacock at first, I noticed later that the eyes were actually dark, most likely making the condition leucism. He jumped on stage after a presenter had finished his talk and promptly and proudly showed off his great white feathers, as if he had been patiently waiting for this moment all along. Or instructed to do so?

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