C-heptomino

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C-heptomino
C-heptomino image
Pattern type Methuselah
Lifespan 148 generations
Number of cells 7
Bounding box 4×3
Discovered by John Conway
Year of discovery 1970

The C-heptomino is a methuselah that evolves in the same way as a B-heptomino after its second generation and thus evolves into three blocks, two gliders and a ship after 148 generations. It was named by John Conway.

See also

External links

  • C-heptomino at Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Life