Albey's Too Cool Reptiles (150x30) VPI Book (150x30) Ad Space 150x30 (GIF Image) Dynasty Reptiles (150x30) Tom Harbin 150x30 Royal Constrictor Designs (150x30)

Ball Python Investments (150x30) Ozzy Boids (150x30) VPI (150x30) John Woolard Reptiles (150x30)

Ben Renick (160x160)

» Top Ball Python Book


The Complete Ball Python
★★★★ (218 ratings 4.8)

TSK Supply (160x55)
BLBC Advert 160x55
TSK Supply (160x55)
Robinette Reptiles (160x55)
Albey's Too Cool Reptiles (160x55)
VPI (160x55)
John Woolard Reptiles (160x55)
The Reptile Report 160x55

» Reptile Classifieds

For Sale 1.0 Marshall line Crystal Possible Sulfur
09-14-2014 10:09 PM
For Sale 1.1 Red Stripes & 0.1 Orange Dream
09-19-2014 06:36 PM
For Sale Classified Rules
09-19-2014 03:58 PM
by Larry
For Sale Reptiles 365 Availability List
09-18-2014 09:45 PM
Tom Harbin 160x600
Results 1 to 6 of 6

Pewter Harlequin??

This is a discussion on Pewter Harlequin?? within the Ball Python Morphs forums, part of the Ball Python Forum category; Hi, A few years ago I acquired a "possible Harlequin" from Outback Reptiles. She Fed great and was bred to ...

  1. #1
    NicCron's Avatar
    NicCron is offline Bush-League Private BLBC Private
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    MN
    Posts
    92
    Likes
    7
    Rep Power
    120

    Pewter Harlequin??

    Hi, A few years ago I acquired a "possible Harlequin" from Outback Reptiles. She Fed great and was bred to a Pewter last season. She threw 5 eggs, 1 went bad. we ended up with 1.2 pewters, and .1 cinny. I'd really appreciate any of your opinions on one of the pewters. I don't know if she is a ''harlequin Pewter'' but she does look different and more reduced than the other siblings. Here is a pic of the mom, and a few of the nice pewters she produced. These are cell phone pics, please excuse the poor quality.

    mom

    reduced pewter

    reduced pewter

    reduced pewter, no flash, pic is a little orange from the lighting.

    Clutch shot!

    the reduced pewter next to her 'normal' pewter sister.

    One last shot of ''Zinc".
    I really appreciate any thoughts. We were very happy with the outcome, as this is our first clutch ever. Thank you.
    Nic

    Ads by Google

  2. Ads by Google
  3. #2
    tfs's Avatar
    tfs
    tfs is offline Bush-League Lieutenant 2nd Lieutenant
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Posts
    12,553
    Likes
    1
    Rep Power
    338
    She sure looks like she has something going on .
    Toni

  4. #3
    maballs.net's Avatar
    maballs.net is offline Bush-League Sergeant BLBC Sergeant
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    MA
    Posts
    643
    Likes
    39
    Rep Power
    187
    from what I understand Harlequins are a recessive gene, so unless the pewter male is a het these wouldn't be harlequins

  5. #4
    Aaron's Avatar
    Aaron is offline Bush-League Pvt 1st Class BLBC Private First Class
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Posts
    170
    Likes
    40
    Rep Power
    0
    Quote Originally Posted by maballs.net View Post
    from what I understand Harlequins are a recessive gene, so unless the pewter male is a het these wouldn't be harlequins
    According to WOB it says it's dominant. Is there more than one harlequin?

  6. #5
    Dan W is offline Bush-League Lieutenant Lieutenant
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Location
    Ohio
    Posts
    15,527
    Likes
    0
    Rep Power
    325
    They look very nice.

    Dan

  7. #6
    NicCron's Avatar
    NicCron is offline Bush-League Private BLBC Private
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Location
    MN
    Posts
    92
    Likes
    7
    Rep Power
    120
    Quote Originally Posted by maballs.net View Post
    from what I understand Harlequins are a recessive gene, so unless the pewter male is a het these wouldn't be harlequins
    Thanks for the comments! I heard this over on NERDs facebook.
    ''New England Reptile: Harlequin is either Co Dom or Dom...I bet it is Co Dom all the way!''

    I am NOT saying she is a 'harlequin' she is just a striped backed import. More breeding will be done. The pewter male she produced is getting bred back to her next year.
    Nic

Similar Threads

  1. The Harlequin Story...!?
    By iurast in forum Ball Python Morphs
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 11-24-2013, 02:39 PM
  2. harlequin x fire
    By Jamie in forum Ball Python Breeding
    Replies: 39
    Last Post: 07-02-2013, 08:28 AM
  3. harlequin x mojave
    By iurast in forum Ball Python Pictures
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 08-27-2011, 11:25 PM
  4. Harlequin Mojave
    By iurast in forum Ball Python Pictures
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 09-23-2010, 08:32 AM
  5. Poor manís harlequin? Or what? (duw)
    By Sidviciouser in forum Boa Constrictor
    Replies: 7
    Last Post: 01-07-2009, 12:01 AM

Tags for this Thread

Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v4.2.1