After pictures of five Botswana lionesses with manes had been released earlier in the day this week, it got us thinking.
How many other pets into the pets kingdom have actually gender-bending faculties, or take part in intimate mimicry as it’s called in biology?
Here are seven such pets. Many of them you may already find out about, however some of these will probably shock you.
Male marsh harrier with female colouration.
Although the greater part of male marsh harriers are covered in a grey down of feather and have now yellowish eyes, 40 percent of the men resemble their counterparts that are female. Females have actually brown feathers, white eyes, and therefore are much larger than male wild wild birds. Continue reading