This Rare “Goth Chicken” Is 100% Black From Its Feathers To Its Internal Organs And Bones

The Lamborghini of poultry has just pulled into the driveway, and its name is Ayam Cemani. This beautiful bird is a rare species of chicken from Indonesia, and its dark appearance has made this black animal one of the most exotic and mysterious breeds in the world.

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Every part of this rare bird is black, from its metallic feathers to its onyx feet. It even has inky internal organs, an effect caused by a condition called fibromelanosis, a harmless genetic mutation that causes extra melanin to seep into the bird’s tissue.

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This process happens in embryos, resulting in adorably dark Cemani chicks.

Ayam Cemani has inspired Javanese folklore since the 12th century when this black chicken was considered a bird of the elite.

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Its charcoal-colored blood is rumored to be a delicacy of spirits that bring power and wealth, making this beautiful chicken a good luck charm.

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Now scroll down below and check the stunning pictures displaying the rare beauty of Cemani.

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