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22 stunningly rare albino animals

By: Angela Nelson on July 12, 2016, 3:52 p.m.
Albino Western diamondback rattlesnake

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Rattlesnake

Albino Western diamondback rattlesnakes are at a great disadvantage in the wild as they're easily spotted by predators and usually don't live long. Normally, these aggressively defensive snakes appear chalky gray-brown to a dull red with (as its name suggests) a diamond pattern on their backs. But albino rattlesnakes are a pale yellow and white instead.