30 Jan '15, 4am

This animal can actually detach its penis and throw it away.

Red and white sea slugs that roam the warm waters of Southeast Asia just may be the envy of the animal world, given their ability to discard and re-grow a penis again and again. The Chromodoris reticulata is a hermaphroditic slug that, once mating is complete, can cast off its penis into the water. Twenty-four hours later, a new, fledgling penis unfurls from inside the slug, replacing the discarded one.

Full article: http://inhabitat.com/sea-slug-can-throw-away-penis-and-gr...

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