Digging deeper into Sam.. - Talk Budgies Forums


User Menu
Forum Home
Budgie Gallery
Budgie FAQ
Site Guidelines
How-To-Guide
Members List
Today's Posts
Log In
Register now!
Search



Advanced Search
Popular Forums
Announcements

Budgie Articles

Budgie Talk

Budgie Pictures

Budgie Videos

Budgie Behavior

Determining Gender

Your Budgie's Health

Taming and Bonding

Budgie Breeding

In Memory

Other Birds

Contests

Chit Chat

Site Information

Talk Network
Talk Budgies
Talk Cockatiels
Talk Parrotlets
Talk Parrots
Sponsored Ads

Go Back   Talk Budgies Forums > Budgie Talk > Budgie Breeding > Mutations and Genetics


Mutations and Genetics Learn about budgie genetics and the wide variety of mutations.

Closed Thread
 
Short URL LinkBack Thread Tools
  #1  
Old 11-11-2011, 10:31 PM
Hatchling
 
Profile:DyArianna is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 3
Budgie Experience Level: Budgie Lover
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Vermont, USA
Posts: 208
Gallery: 0
Karma:
Points: 65
Rep Power: 9
DyArianna will become famous soon enough
Default Digging deeper into Sam..

So here he is. I've posted this pic before but I'll use it again as it is a good clear pic.

[IMG][/IMG]

I'm trying to learn all these new mutations.. (Budgies vs Tiels) and so I have been trying to figure out what he is. I have already thankfully been told by some of you on here that he is Dominant Pied.

So, based on that.. to me his green looks a bit olive.. So does that make him a yellow based olive? And also do you consider him a yellow face type 2?

Oh, someone also mentioned something about feet turning blue around 2, 2 and a half years old. Does that happen for green also? And if so, would you consider his feet being blue? I really don't although I think there's a tinge of some sort to them. Thank you in advance!

__________________
Owned by Sam and Abby - Budgies
& Cockatiels - Gibbs, Hetty, McGee and Nel
~Now you lay me down to sleep, I bid you Night with a comforting peep, Tomorrow brings another day, With laughter, love and rambunctious play!~
~by DyArianna~
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #2  
Old 11-11-2011, 10:42 PM
DEACTIVATED ACCOUNT
State:
 
Profile:atvchick95 is offline
Gender:
Number of Budgies: 40+
Join Date: Aug 2007
Posts: 16,073
Gallery: 5
Karma:
Points: 1447
Rep Power: 21
atvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic personatvchick95 is a fantastic person
Default

He is a Green Dominant pied

he is not olive - not dark enough

he can't be a YF 2 he's green series they all have yellow faces - Some say Greens can "mask" yellow face but that still makes absolutely no sense to me If they are a yellow face how in the world can they mask it too or be a different form of something they already are lol

his feet won't change

usually blueish feet are in darker blue budgies like Grey budgies some have greyish blue feet

if you go to www.budgieplace. com click on mutations it has a great area to learn - that is where is started. If you click on Base color it shows you all the Main Starters and how you get darker colors like Olive - Olive budgies have 2 Dark factors making them look much darker green than your bird is.

oh and no his feet are considered "pink"
Closed Thread



Bookmarks

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On



All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:56 PM.



Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © 2000- 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
Copyright © 2006 - , 2403 Networks LLC. All rights reserved.