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## A non-algebraic patchwork

Itenberg and Shustin's pseudoholomorphic curve patchworking is in
principle more flexible than Viro's original algebraic one. It was
natural to wonder if the former method allows one to construct
non-algebraic objects. In this paper we construct the first examples
of patchworked real pseudoholomorphic curves in rational geometrically
ruled surfaces whose
position with respect to the pencil of lines cannot be realised by
any homologous real algebraic curve.