The story of how the Palmetto corn snake came into the reptile hobby.
Mode of Genetic Inheritance: Incompletely dominant gene mutation.Morph Type: Incompletely dominant to wild-type.
When I first saw this adult pair of corn snakes for sale in 2004 on Kingsnake.com, they were advertised as Hypo Motleys. Some had overt white blotch margins and the eye...
Hypomelanism loosely means reduced melanin (black). In the corn snake hobby it is often abbreviated to HYPO.
A pic of some SMR corn snakes hatching. They poke their heads through slits in the egg that they make with their egg tooth
Story of the Sunkissed Mutation.The Sunkissed mutation in corn snakes was first discovered/described by Kathy Love of Cornutopia.com
FIRST, what makes Tesseras so hobby valuable? Other than appearance, the primary (and inherent) value of Tessera-type Corns is their mode of inheritance. Since they are dominant to wild type,...