Anyone working with Mystic or Black Head?

Is anyone working with the Mystic and/or Black Head genes?

If so lets see what you have produced with it…

And if you could only choose 1 to have in your collection, which would it be?

  • Mystic
  • Black Head

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I worked with Mystic, all I really wanted was to make a super, I did it and moved on, next year I will work with Blackhead to me there is a lot more potential with Blackhead

This is the male I will put to work

Black Head Black Magic Het Pied

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Blackhead personally for me. Here’s my Blackhead Het Lavender Albino Pos Het Pied that I purchased. Hopefully she proves out in a few years. :crossed_fingers:

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My straight blackhead girl I’m raising up, love this gene.

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Do you love the gene because of how dark the black is @michaeljones?

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I’ve got both. I have more plans with black head, but there are some places I’ll be experimenting with mystic. With mystic I’m mostly interested in super mystic plus adding a few genes that I hope will be cool.

I think the super is what sets mystic (and phantom) apart from the rest, but from what I’ve heard adding meaningfully/positively to the super has been a challenge. So I consider my super mystic projects to have a high risk of not panning out how I hope.

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Blackhead (plus a couple other things LOL)

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Yeah, the blacks get better and darker as they age, and the potential with the super form is untapped. I’ve got loads of plans for this project😁

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Apples to oranges. Both genes behave differently. I have several mystics in my collection with a super mystic x pastel mystic clutch incubating. I think mystic is like a more vibrant and vivid gene compared to Mojave. Similar to how spark is compared to yellowbelly.

I just purchased my first black head for some other combinations.

absolutely LOVE working with blackhead bc of how dark it is - and how it can sometimes change the WHOLE color of a snake in just a couple months of growth - lots of BEAUTIFUL black head animals posted on here!!!

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I would love to know what the other things are unless it’s a secret, that is one of the coolest blackhead combo I have seen and I am usually not much into Dark stuffs

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Not a secret per se, I just like being cryptic sometimes LOL

She is an Acid Blackhead BlkPastel. She is also het for something but that does not contribute to her overall appearance and I ma keeping that secret :stuck_out_tongue_closed_eyes:

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We’re still raising, but we work with both. Pictured are a Super Mystic Pewter, Blackhead Red Gene, and Mystic Redstripe

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I have a super mystic, gonna try pairing him with my butter female since it’d give me a good shot at more BELs lol

I also plan to pair him to my pastel super mojave female once she’s up to size, if I have my genetics correct they’d produce all mystic potions with some pastel sprinkled in :grin:

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I love dark snakes, so I’ll have to go with Blackhead.

I’m currently raising a Blackhead Black Pastel poss. red ringer gene. I’m always blow away by her when I open her tub :heart_eyes:

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Blackhead Fireflies (accidental world’s first) and Blackhead Fires

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Black Pewter Blackhead Lesser Pos Fire

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One of my favorite blackhead combos produced at Double M Reptiles

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a beautiful snake. What is the combo? I like blackhead pinstripe, but your one might be my new favorite.