Colour crosses?

  1. MongooseALaMode

    MongooseALaMode Well Known Member Member

    Gold and blue!!! Fingers crossed for jades!

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  2. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

    Are you good at colour crosses? I was trying to figure out what colours might result from my gold female and purple male but got totally confused!
     
  3. beavlee123

    beavlee123 Valued Member Member

  4. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

    I had a wild brown and yellow/gold create a purple and three whites so snail genes a little random
     
  5. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

    I've tried that applesnail.net but since I don't know exactly what genes went in to making either of my snails' colours I wasn't entirely sure what genes the offspring might have! I am kind of hoping for some blue babies though:)
     
  6. beavlee123

    beavlee123 Valued Member Member

    With mine I would get the typical mom and dad colors. But would also have a handful of mixed colors. You might get lucky :)
     


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    MongooseALaMode

    MongooseALaMode Well Known Member Member

    I think the purple and white could be a result from the wild genes.

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    Gold is a light foot and light shell and the purple is a dark foot and pink/magenta shell?
    I think you could get gold, jade, blue, and magenta with that combo

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  8. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

    Yippee!
     
  9. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

    The whites I mentioned have dark feet/bodies. This I've never heard addressed.
     
  10. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

    Isn't a white shell with a dark foot considered a blue?
     
  11. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

    I thought body or shell had to be blue? Body are black or brown
     
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    MongooseALaMode

    MongooseALaMode Well Known Member Member

    Yes, white shell and dark body is called blue because of the blueish tint.
    I'm not 100% sure but I think magenta is the pinkish shell and light foot and purple is pinkish shell and dark foot..? Can anyone confirm this?

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  13. gocrow77

    gocrow77 Valued Member Member

    Yes, that sounds right to me.
     
  14. beavlee123

    beavlee123 Valued Member Member

    Yep
     
  15. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

    So if my whites shells are blues then what do u call blue shelled with blue body?blue also?
    Also trying to figure who to keep beyond a yellow,the purple, and probably my red mahogany brown. Is a white blue worth keeping ?I was going to keep one thinking unusual. Also is snail incest OK?
     
  16. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

  17. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

  18. Aquaphobia

    Aquaphobia Fishlore Legend Member

    I've seen the blue mysteries and they look less blue in person, probably thanks to the fact that it's a white shell with a dark foot and the foot showing through just looks bluish in the right light;)
     
  19. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member

    OK
     
  20. GoldenKillifish

    GoldenKillifish Valued Member Member