Lutino Peach-faced Lovebird

A sex-linked mutation which removes blue structural color from the feathers, leaving them yellow and red. This variety always has red eyes. Interestingly, baby lutinos never have extra melanin on their beaks like other lovebirds. It was first discovered in the 1960s by a Californian breeder. Since peach-faced lovebirds don’t have a true blue mutation, any combination labeled “albino” is instead creamino (pictured second).

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