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B-438 is a queen of Brother Adam †1996 (O.S.B. - O.B.E.) mated in 1935, descendant G6 of B-xx17. She is a Buckfast who comes from a line of primitive buckfast-combination.

  B-438 =   .35 – B-337 shr F-318    :   .33 – B-353 shr B-157    [4 drones col.] :  
        .29 – B-278 shr B-41    [4 drones col.] :   .25 – B-4 shr B-2    [4 drones col.] :  
        .24 – B-2 nat B-xx24    :   .20 – B-1 nat B-xx20    :  
    .19 – B-xx17 × B-xx19      (primitive buckfast)
    Pedigree of B-438 :
four generations presented  
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Color code and Abbreviations
Queens from one strain, but mated by drones from another strain .
Their population and daughters (and drones of them) are F1 crossed.
Queen and Drones have the same ancestors: combination to increase or stabilize some characteristics
Queen and Drones result of a cross between two different lines : interesting to increase their resistance and qualities.
Only breeder
(-) (BA):Brother Adam 1898-1996 † (Karl Kehrle Foundation)
Races — Do use them
F:mellifera m. (Gale’s French)
Mating Places, etc
nat :Free mated at random
shr :Sherberton (Dartmoor, GB)
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