Bunnies 9
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Bunnies 9  
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Pattern type  Methuselah  

Number of cells  9  
Bounding box  8×7  
MCPS  12  
Lifespan  17410 generations  
Final population  1744  
L/I  1934.4  
F/I  193.8  
F/L  0.1  
L/MCPS  1450.8  
Discovered by  Paul Callahan  
Year of discovery  1997  

Bunnies 9 is a methuselah with lifespan 17410 that was found by Paul Callahan. It is currently the longestlived known methuselah with 9 or fewer cells. Its name comes from the fact that after generation 91 it evolves similarly to the methuselah bunnies.
Stable pattern
The stable pattern that results from bunnies 9 has 1744 cells and is the exact same as that of bunnies. That is, it consists of 136 blinkers (including 14 traffic lights), 109 blocks, 65 beehives (including three honey farms), 40 gliders, 18 boats, 18 loaves, seven ships, four tubs, three ponds and two toads.^{[1]}
Image gallery
Generation 13 of bunnies
See also
References
 ↑ Koenig, H. (February 21, 2005). "New Methuselah Records". Retrieved on January 24, 2009.