Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Melanistic Animals

pin 222
heart 43
speech 7

He looks unusual but he's all white! Albino monkey wrestles its friend

Photographer Christy Strever managed to capture the money on her last day on holiday in the Kruger National Park

pin 184
heart 19
speech 1

Pictures of the day: 5 December 2012

Rowan Byrne sent us this picture of a rare melanistic green sea turtle on Rosalie beach, Dominica in the Caribbean. If you have a photograph you'd like us to consider for a picture gallery, please email it to, supplying a little info on where and when the picture was taken. Picture:

pin 90
heart 18
speech 1

Pictures of the day: 11 February 2010

A black panther is typically a melanistic color variant of any of several species of larger cat. In the Americas, wild 'black panthers' may be black jaguars (Panthera onca), while in Asia and Africa, black leopards (Panthera pardus)

pin 140
heart 19
speech 3

English Bumble Bee ~ I love this picture. Bees are actually pretty gentle, and almost like little flying fuzz balls...

pin 978
heart 107
speech 5

Black how am I supposed to resist pinning this awesome guy? I love panthers.

pin 104
heart 21
speech 5

"Melanistic." European Dark Breasted Barn Owl. Photo Taken at: "The Screech Owl Sanctuary." Indian Queens, Cornwall, England, U.K. (By Photographer: Fat Wagtail.)

pin 7
heart 2