Full white no albino is especially appreciated by textile industy. Spotting depreciates the quality of fibres (Sponenberg, 1990). Several biological mechanims for full white and spotting have been found in domestic mammals (Silvers, 1979).  In order to establish in llama correct reproductive practices for full white and without spotting, E.C. INCO Programme SUPREME funded a plan of segregation on Argentinian llamas.  

E. N Frank, C. Renieri, M. VH Hick, V. la Manna, C. D Gauna, J. J Lauvergne

Proceedings of the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production, Volume 2002. Session 12, , 12.17, 2002
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