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First Ever 'Female Penis' Discovered In Animal Kingdom

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Not only are these newly discovered bugs' sex organs reversed, but they also mate for up to 70 hours. Follow Lauren Zima: http://twitter.com/LaurenZima See more at http://newsy.com Sources: YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7YfKVIKwMxM BBC http://www.bbc.com/news/science-environment-27056809 YouTube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_5OvgQW6FG4 The Verge http://www.theverge.com/2014/4/17/5617766/scientists-discover-insect-with-female-penis LiveScience http://www.livescience.com/44906-female-insect-with-penis-found.html National Geographic http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/17/insects-caves-animals-sex-mating-science-brazil/ Slate http://www.slate.com/blogs/wild_things/2014/04/17/female_penis_in_new_cave_insects_gynosome_controls_sex_takes_nutrition_from.html Current Biology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0960982214003145 Discover Magazine http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/d-brief/2014/04/17/in-brazilian-cave-insects-females-have-the-penis/#.U1EAR-ZdWUY Image Via: National Geographic / Yoshizawa Kazunori http://newswatch.nationalgeographic.com/2014/04/17/insects-caves-animals-sex-mating-science-brazil/