Black swedish x blue swedish yields what?

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by billw, Jan 14, 2012.

  1. billw

    billw Chirping

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    I tried to figure out the genetics, but I don't have enough info. Looks like swedish duck color might be a multi-gene phenotype?

    Anyway, I have a blue swedish mixed in with my blacks. What should I expect if a blue and a black mix?
     
  2. kswaterfowl

    kswaterfowl Songster

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    Black to Black all BLACK
    Black to Blue BLACK & BLUE
    Blue to Blue BLUE & SPLASH
    Splash to Splash ALL SPLASH (SILVER)
    Splash to Black ALL BLUE
     
  3. billw

    billw Chirping

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    Thanks! That is what I was hoping to hear.
     
  4. Mike Winters

    Mike Winters Songster

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    blue X blue can make all three
     
  5. Something got missed there...
    Black to Black all BLACK
    Black to Blue BLACK & BLUE
    Blue to Blue BLUE, BLACK & SPLASH
    Splash to Splash ALL SPLASH (SILVER)
    Splash to Black ALL BLUE
     

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