The 6 weirdest animal genitals

Size may matter for humans, but our private parts are tame compare to these animals'

By Sarah Gray
July 18, 2014 11:40PM (UTC)
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Australia, NSW, Sturt National Park; red kangaroos jumping away from water hole (Macropus rufus); the red kangaroo population increased dramatically after the recent rains in the previous 3 years following 8 years of drought (©theo Allofs/

So, we've heard the pros and cons of large male genitalia for humans. But to be honest, regardless of size, they are pretty mellow body  parts compared to other genitals in the animal kingdom. (As is the case with some animal sperm.)

The guys at AsapTHOUGHT have created this pretty fascinating (although not quite safe for work) video about the varying genitalia found in nature. From ducks to kangaroos, here are the strangest animal genitals:



Sarah Gray

Sarah Gray is an assistant editor at Salon, focusing on innovation. Follow @sarahhhgray or email

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