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... today trace their lineage through one of seven stallion lines to Folie, the foundation stallion of the breed ... with the letter or letters denoting their stallion line, and fillies are given a name beginning with the first letter of their dam's name ... where colts' names must begin with the letter or letters designating the stallion line, while fillies' names begin with the letter designated for a given year ...
... Today, a maximum of eight foundation lines for Lipizzans are recognized by various registries, which refer to them as "dynasties." They are divided into two groups ... Six trace to classical foundation stallions used in the 18th and 19th centuries by the Lipizza stud, and two additional lines were not used at Lipzza but were used ... The six "classical dynasties" are Pluto a gray Spanish stallion from the Royal Danish Stud, foaled in 1765 Conversano a black Neapolitan stallion, foaled in 1767 Maestoso a ...
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