Slingjaw wrasse changing sex

Slingjaw wrasse changing sex

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Credit: GEORGETTE DOUWMA/SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Slingjaw wrasse (Epibulus insidiator) changing sex. Female slingjaw wrasse changing sex to become a male. The ability for an animal to change sex at some point in its life is known as sequential hermaphroditism. Photographed in the Red Sea, Egypt.

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