Since the population is in Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium, the dominant allele displays complete dominance. This means that rabbits with black fur have a genotype of either BB or Bb. Since the numbers of both black and white rabbits are given, we can easily calculate the frequency of the black fur phenotype.

Black fur phenotype frequency = number of black rabbits/(number of black rabbits + number of white rabbits)

= 496/(496 + 27)

= 496/523

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