Guinea Fowl in Australia

In Australia we have a number of official colours and mutations, listed below are the only real mutations available

  1. Pearl ( & Pied)
  2. Lavender (& Pied)
  3. Silver (& Pied)
  4. Cinnamon Red Eye (& Pied)
  5. Cinnamon Dark Eye (& Pied)
  6. White
  7. Cream
  8. Powder Blue
  9. Damson (& Pied)
  10. Brown (& Pied)

Expelling the myths

Genetic myths ( example 1:  the cinnamon is autosomal recessive – COMPLETE RUBBISH)

Red eye Cinnamon, Dark eye Cinnamon, Red Eye Silver & Dark eye Silver Guinea fowl are SEX_LINKED I will repeat that for those slow learners. Red eye Cinnamon, Dark eye Cinnamon, Red Eye Silver & Dark eye Silver Guinea fowl are ALL SEX_LINKED

A Pearl male (PD) and a Cinnamon female (CW
Offspring Phenotype Results:
Males: 100% Pearl
Females: 100% Pearl
Offspring Genotype Results:
50% Male split for cinnamon (CZc)
50% Female normal (PW)

A Cinnamon male (CZ)  and a Pearl female (PW)
Offspring Phenotype Results:
Males: 100% Pearl
Females: 100% Cinnamon
Offspring Genotype Results:
50% Male split for cinnamon (CZc)
50% Female cinnamon (CcW)

BEWARE OF FAKE MUTATIONS – PEACH, MOCHA, AUSTRALIAN CHOCOLATE & IVORY DO NOT EXIST – BEWARE OF FAKES & SCAMS
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