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RE: sexing pipa pipa

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Posted by: joeysgreen at Thu Dec 6 00:30:00 2007  [ Report Abuse ] [ Email Message ] [ Show All Posts by joeysgreen ]  
   

It can be difficult, I have a pair in amplexus as I type (woohoo!). My female is larger, but I havn't had enough to know if this is sexual dimorphism, or if she's just the oldest. I've had her as an adult for 7 years. Females will also have a larger cloaca, which will balloon even moreso when she's ready to mate. Males will click on occasion; I"ve never heard my female click before.

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