Elizabeth Barrette (ysabetwordsmith) wrote,
Elizabeth Barrette
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See the Yellow Cardinal

It lacks the enzyme that turns yellow pigment red, giving cardinals their scarlet plumage.  The article doesn't say whether this mutation can be passed on or only affects the individual.
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