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Old 04-12-2010, 07:27 PM
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Default Spangle "split" for normal?

Hi everyone,
I was thinking today since Spangle is a dominant mutation (vs. Normal). Do we consider a Spangle budgie "split" for Normal?. So if bred with a normal budgie, would they get any normals?
I was just looking at one of my my chicks today, his markings look normal. His mother is a spangle and his father is a normal so I was just wondering

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If you bred a single factor spangle with a normal budgie, there would be 50% spangles and 50% normal. The 50% spangles are heterozygous, meaning that one gene is spangle and one gene is normal. So, I guess yes, it would be spangle split for normal.
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It amounts to the same thing but the term "split" is never used for the normal mutation. Any single factor dominant mutation has one unseen normal gene
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