This is the gene(s) in question
These are
youngsters
from the
original
pair Al
Neese
started
with.
Birds raised by Alan Bliven
Faded ash yellow (left) from
Jerry Sternadel compared to
Al's original hen (right)
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larger version of the photo.
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Mike's birds
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8a
9a
13a
14a
15a
A bird Tom Barnhart posted on the
genetics group "which is barless ash
red dilute with dirty along with  
iridescence of some kind"  Notice the
neck coloring.
Ash yellow
spread cheq split
brown doo
Some of Graeme Boyd's  Birds
Ash yellow
spread, bar
pattern
Ash yellow
spread cheq
hen
Ash yellow
spread bar
Ash yellow
spread, bar
pattern
Ash yellow
spread, bar
pattern
Spread
browns
Mealy hen
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26a
This bird appears to be indigo
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Thomas Bollinger's Birds
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35a
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Ash Yellow
Bar Hen
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Ash Yellow
Bar hen
Ash Yellow
Spread hen
Ash Yellow
Cheq Hen
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