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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 ...

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.

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 ...

May 15, 2012 ... Iguana Hemipenes. Reptile-Parrots ... 無修正】サバンナモニターのへミペニス Savannah Monitor Hemipenis - Duration: 0:51. Xana 爬Tube 6,155 ...

hemipenes | IFLScience


Hemipenes—the paired male organ used by snakes and lizards—consist of a pair of tubular structures, and the surface of each hemipenis contains a groove ...

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Prolapsed Hemipenes - Exotic Pets - About.com


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

Hemipenis Prolapse - WikiVet English


Jul 26, 2012 ... Prolapse of the one or both of the hemipenes can occur in the male snake. This condition can occur secondary to irritation/inflammation of the ...

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; ...

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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  ...

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 ...

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 ...