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09-27-2004, 02:46 PM
Questions about this Business and possible purchase?
I have been looking for a hypo Hon. and seen this ad in KS (below).
I KNOW that this trait is Co-Dom in Boa's ex. ex.
But is this trait Reccesive as ad says in Hondurans???


Het-hypo tangerine hondurans
North Carolina
Posted by Carolina Herps (Contact Me!) on September 27, 2004 at 10:41:35
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I have several pairs of het-hypo tangerine hondurans available. All are feeding well on f/t pinks.

1.1 pair for $175
Single males are $75

Shipping is an additional $35 for FedEx overnight.
Paypal or money order
No trades please.

Paul Weaver
Carolina Herps


Ken Harbart
09-27-2004, 02:49 PM
Yes, hypomelanism is a simple recessive trait in Honduran milksnakes.

09-27-2004, 02:49 PM
Thank You!

10-12-2004, 01:07 PM
Are you the person that tried to contact me with this question a couple of weeks ago? I replied to you but my email was returned saying that your email address was invalid.

To answer your question, hypomelanism is simple recessive in milksnakes. These hets come from a hypo x het. Typically this cross would result in approximately 50% hypo and 50% hets. I had two clutches of these this year. In one clutch, only 25% were hypos (2/8), and in another clutch 80% were hypos (4/5)

10-12-2004, 01:31 PM
I waited and received no reply on your advertisment (I am sure I messed up on my E-mail) will send you my E-mail again.
I am still interested in these if you still have them.

Also, since I never purchased from you I did a Inquiry on your Business. I found that you are honest!