A very unusual genetic color variation in white-tailed deer — rarer even than albinism — produces all-black offspring in that species which are known as “melanistic” or “melanic” deer.
AHH IT’S A BABY DIRERAVENSTAG
@DireRavenstag: Friend fleshmeats! In honor of there being over 500 of you, I have acquired a Tumblr: http://direravenstag.tumblr.com It’s full of me!
@cleolinda: @DireRavenstag You were a beautiful baby, by the way. [link to photoset above]
@winston_graham: embarrassing baby picture of @DireRavenstag. haha look at his face. what a terrifying beast pic.twitter.com/16cPkpmhAR