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Rare ‘Ghostly’ Giraffes Captured In Kenya

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White looking big giraffe was captured on camera with its calf in Garisa County, norther parts of Kenya.

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Such white giraffes were once and only seen in Tangarawe, Tanzania which closely neighbors Kenya

Their appearance is a result of a genetic condition called leucism in which there is a partial loss of pigmentation.

Unlike albinism, it is caused by reduction in multiple types of pigment, not just melanin.

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