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A hemipenis (plural hemipenes) is one of a pair of intromittent organs of male squamates Hemipenes are usually held inverted within the body, and are everted  ...

Hemipenes, amazing copulatory organs of snakes - Sjon Hauser


The snake's hemipenes. The hemipenes, the copulatory organs of male snakes, are wonderful creations. Snakes (and lizards) have two of them, both hidden in ...

Hemipenes - Anapsid.org


Snakes and lizards (saurians) have a bi-lobed reproductive organ called the hemipene. This organ is tucked away in the tail, emerging from the body through  ...

Impacted Leopard Gecko Hemipenes - Exotic Pets - About.com


Learn about hemipene impactions in pet leopard geckos.

Herp Everted Hemipenis - Reptiles Magazine


My suspicion is that your male leopard gecko has an everted hemipenis that has chronically prolapsed. Males have two copulatory organs. Each one called a ...

hemipenis | anatomy | Britannica.com


In all other reptiles, males have either a penis (as in turtles [order Testudines] and crocodiles [order Crocodylia, or Crocodilia]) or hemipenes (as in lizards and ...

Why Do Snakes Have A Hemipenis? - io9 - Gizmodo


Jun 15, 2015 ... A hemipenis is roughly what it sounds like. They come in various different shapes , from two small buds on the same branch to two nearly ...

Apr 23, 2013 ... Are hemipenes novel, or so they share the same core gene network as the mammalian penis?
Aug 6, 2012 ... Barret the black throats hemipenes! ... Up next. Green Tree Monitor male scent marking and everting hemipenes - Duration: 4:00.
May 15, 2012 ... Iguana Hemipenes. Reptile-Parrots. SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe 8,1458K. Loading... Loading... Working... Add to ...
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Life is short, but snakes are long: Why do snakes have two penises?


Mar 19, 2014 ... Together, the two penises of squamates (snakes and lizards) are called hemipenes, and each individually is called a hemipenis.

Prolapsed Hemipenes - Exotic Pets - About.com


Learn about prolapsed hemipenes and what you can do to help them.

Lizard Penises Evolve at Super-Speed - Live Science


Jan 8, 2015 ... The hemipenis of the lizard Anolis grahami. Lizards and snakes have a pair of these penislike tubular structures that retract when not in use; ...