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B89(WG) is a queen of Werner Gerdes (DE) mated in 2008, descendant F5 of buckfast not. She is a Buckfast who results in a new line of pure buckfast original.

  B89(WG) =   .08 – B11(WG) lthl B444(CS)  :   .07 – B250(AH) ilv × ins B82(JBB)  :  
        .05 – B92(AH) bal NO61(TR)  :   .01 – B30(AH) bal B92(TR)  :  
       imq .00 – B99(HBR) hauz B12(HP)  :  imq .98 – buckfast not × registered 
  (pure buckfast original)
  Pedigree of B89(WG) :
four generations presented  
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Evaluation of B89(WG) done in 2010

Vitality of Temper Swarming Fecon- Crop Overwin- Building Varroa HYG+
bees brood of bees tend­ency dity Early Summ. tering Combs Propol. number VSH+ HYG+
- - 5 5 5 5 5 5 - - 4 - -
Evaluation scale:   from 1 to 6.  1 = very bad.  3 = bad average.  4 = good average.
5 = great performance.  6 = optimum looked for in this feature. [  more ]
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/or Drones have unknown exact origin : that makes unable to find their real status.
Queen and Drones result of a cross between two different lines : interesting to increase their resistance and qualities.
AH :Heike Aumeier (DE)
CS :Christian Salau (DE)
HBR (HBr):Hubert Bremm † (DE)
HP (HPR):Helmut Prenzyna (DE)
JBB :Jürgen Brauße (DE)
TR :Thomas Rueppel (DE)
WG :Werner Gerdes (DE)
Races — Do use them
Importation mode
ilv :Grafted larvae imported
imq :Laying queen imported
Mating Places, etc
bal :Baltrum island (DE)
hauz :Hauzenstein (DE)
injb :Instrumental insemination (DE)
lthl :Lautenthal (Harz, DE)
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