Colour genetics

Discussion in 'Exhibition, Genetics, & Breeding to the Standard o' started by hotmessJess, Apr 7, 2016.

  1. hotmessJess

    hotmessJess Chillin' With My Peeps

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    This is a question more for curiosity and because the complexity of bird genetics eludes me, but I was hoping someone could explain this gentleman's appearance to me:


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    His mother is a black australorp and his father a production red. I was just very surprised by his unusual look and I'm trying to understand exactly how he happened.
     

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