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Altered eggshell pigmentation

Egg colour depends on porphyrins, compounds that are produced when the haemoglobin of red blood cells is degraded in liver, and porphyrins become part of the eggshell.

14/12/2020 Author: Veterinaria Digital

Altered eggshell pigmentation
Tags: Egg, pigmentation

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