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Author Topic: Claspers  (Read 4488 times)

Offline pdwinter

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Claspers
« on: October 11, 2011, 08:36:30 AM »
Third pic down shows exactly how a male darter uses its appendages to grasp the female

http://bishoverde.wordpress.com/2011/10/10/pinzas/
Paul, Rownhams, Hants


Offline Mike

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Re: Claspers
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2011, 03:47:04 PM »
It looks painful.

Offline jccurd

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Re: Claspers
« Reply #2 on: February 05, 2012, 03:09:26 PM »
Fascinating stuff and amazing pictures. Thanks for posting the link.
John

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Offline Jerry

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Re: Claspers
« Reply #3 on: March 04, 2012, 09:02:54 PM »
Interesting & Google appeared to do a good job translating it.
Jerry

Offline s1ni5t3r

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Re: Claspers
« Reply #4 on: March 09, 2012, 08:04:42 AM »
For anyone not familiar with Google Translate here is the direct link to the translated version.

http://translate.google.co.uk/translate?hl=en&sl=es&tl=en&u=http%3A%2F%2Fbishoverde.wordpress.com%2F2011%2F10%2F10%2Fpinzas%2F