melanistic animals- I feel stupid for not knowing this condition existed. I mean, since there is an opposite for nearly everything- why not albinism?
melanistic animals | melanistic-animals-23
~~Mirrored ~ black swans by aussiegall~~
Black Elephant Sri Lanka
Melanistic Wolf--A hybrid of this and a German Shepherd would be BEYOND amazing.
Black Beauties: 10 Amazing Melanistic Animals | WebEcoist
Black Lion Looks Amazing - Hmmm. I'm not sure but he looks Photoshopped. If there is a melanistic lion like this out there, I would be appropriately amazed and astounded. Not to mention entirely in love.
melanistic deer, posted via ovadiaandsons.tumblr.com
A very unusual genetic color variation in white-tailed deer — rarer even than albinism — produces all-black offspring in that species which are known as “melanistic” or “melanic” deer.
Melanism Vs. Albinism (some of these are photoshopped, I'm sure, but there are several that appear not to be. An interesting phenomena for sure)