Mystery over hundreds of bizarre ‘penis fish’ washing up on British beach

Hundreds of bizarre ‘penis fish’ have washed up on a beach on the British coast. Experts believe the phallic creatures, known as fat innkeeper worms, were forced out of their underwater burrows and dumped on Exmouth Beach after the recent downpours. The beach was covered with the pink worms – which can grow to almost … Read more

Zoologger: The fish with its genitals on its head

A more forward approach Cleared and stained specimen of male Phallostethus cuulong Species: Phallostethus cuulongHabitat: surface waters of the Mekong River in Vietnam The male fish, a Phallostethus cuulong just 2 centimetres long, weaves between drifting vegetation in the sluggish waters of a canal. He closes in on a female, swims alongside her and tries … Read more

Thousands of bizarre ‘penis fish’ wash up on beach leaving no room to walk

Thousand of bizarre ‘penis fish’ have washed up on a beach in northern California, likely due to the weather. Experts believe the phallic creatures, known as fat innkeeper worms, were forced out of their underwater burrows and dumped on Drakes Beach by recent storms. The beach was covered with the pink worms – which can … Read more

Being Around Predators Changes the Shape of This Fish’s Penis

Being Around Predators Changes the Shape of This Fish’s Penis Armadillos have bony plates, stick bugs evolved camouflage, and the Bahamas mosquitofish evolved a bigger penis Animals have evolved all sorts of mechanisms to fight back against their predators. Armadillos have bony plates, stick bugs evolved camouflage and the Bahamas mosquitofish evolved a bigger penis. … Read more