Beehive with bend tail

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Beehive with bend tail
x = 5, y = 6, rule = B3/S23 b2o$o2bo$b2obo$4bo$b3o$bo! #C [[ THUMBSIZE 2 THEME 6 GRID GRIDMAJOR 0 SUPPRESS THUMBLAUNCH ]] #C Still life
Pattern type Strict still life
Number of cells 12
Bounding box 5×6
Frequency class 21.7
Discovered by Unknown
Year of discovery Unknown

Beehive with bend tail is a still life consisting of a beehive and an attached tail.


Beehive bend tail is the eighty-eighth most common still life in Achim Flammenkamp's census, being less common than ortho-loaf on table but more common than beehive with nine.[1]


On March 27, 2007 Dean Hickerson found a 4-glider synthesis of this still life.[2]

See also


  1. Achim Flammenkamp (September 7, 2004). "Most seen natural occurring ash objects in Game of Life". Retrieved on January 15, 2009.
  2. Dean Hickerson's 2, 3, and 4-glider syntheses pattern collection

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