Tromino divided by sixteen

The scaling factor from one generation to the next is 1/4. This reptile has a single axis of mirror symmetry, allowing for choices in the orientation of the smaller units in cases where those units lack mirror symmetry. The two examples below retain the mirror symmetry and are carried through four iterations.

All images copyright Robert Fathauer

Fractal Diversions home

Fractal Tiling Fractal Knots Gasket Fractals Fractal Trees Hyperbolic & Folded Fractals Polyhedra Papers