**a(1) = 1; for n>1, a(n) = the smallest positive integer root of n not included earlier, if such a root exists, otherwise the smallest power of n not included earlier, subject to a(n)<>n.**

*1, 4, 9, 2, 25, 36, 49, 64, 3, 100, 121, 144, 169, 196, 225, 256, 289, 324, 361, 400*

*2 seqfan posts*

Index of A-numbers in seqfan: by ascending order by month by frequency by keyword

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