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Panthera tigris tigris
White variety of Bengal Tiger. The white tiger is a recessive mutant of the Bengal tiger, which was reported in the wild from time to time in Assam, Bengal, Bihar and especially from the former State of Rewa. A white tiger is caused by the homozygous occurrence of a recessive allele in the genome. Estimations show that around one in 15,000 wild Bengal tiger births will result in a white tiger.
White Tiger diving into water at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo, CA.