Fish in the penisUploader: Beckham 14 days ago Subscribe 1878
Meaning fish are born male but can later switch to female. Gudger, innoted there have been several other cases reported wherein the fish entered the vaginal canal, but not a single case of a candiru entering the anus was ever documented. All clownfish are born as sequential hermaphroditesmeaning they possess both sets of sex organs but displays one gender at a time. A river monster feared even above the dreaded piranha; the candiru waits for its unsuspecting prey to step into the river before latching onto it. Le Cointe actually removed the fish himself, by pushing it forward to disengage the spines, turning it around and removing it head-first. It was always suspected that these tiny catfish would track their fish prey by detecting ammonia in the water. Just in case you were wondering, fish penises do exist. This was in and the candiru was successfully removed. The fish swims up the penis into the urethra — upstream, which is an impressive feat for such a small fish — where it latches onto the walls with barbs.