Sex can be weird. It can be even weirder if you’re a whiptail lizard. And for praying mantises, it can be downright dangerous! Laci Green lists some of the strangest mating rituals in the animal kingdom.
“The Female Praying Mantis: Sexual Predator or Misunderstood”
“The praying mantis has historically been a popular subject of mythology and folklore.”
“World first as gay King penguins become fathers”
“The newest chick in a Danish zoo’s penguin colony has two dads.”
“No Sex Needed: All-Female Lizard Species Cross Their Chromosomes to Make Babies”
“These southwestern lizards’ asexual reproduction is no longer a secret”
“The 12 species of gibbons are classified, referring to their size, as lesser apes.”
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