Mosquito 4

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Mosquito 4
Mosquito 4 image
Pattern type Miscellaneous
Number of cells 73
Bounding box 2754×650
Discovered by Stephen Silver
Year of discovery 1998

Mosquito 4 is a breeder and 73-cell quadratic growth pattern that was found by Stephen Silver in October 1998. At the time of its discovery, it was the smallest known pattern exhibiting superlinear growth (passing the former record holder mosquito 3), but it was surpassed by mosquito 5 a few days later.

Image gallery

Generation 20,000 of mosquito 4

See also

External links

  • Mosquito 4 at Eric Weisstein's Treasure Trove of Life