Rare male sea dragon pregnant

Discussion in 'Bizarre and Off-Beat News' started by Lucy's mom, Jun 13, 2008.

  1. Lucy's mom

    Lucy's mom Member

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    Now this is strange...but cool. We'll see how the male like being pregnant!:crazy:

    http://www.cnn.com/2008/TECH/science/06/13/pregnant.seadragon/index.html?iref=mpstoryview


    ATLANTA, Georgia (CNN) -- He's pregnant. After setting the mood with lighting and finessing, the Georgia Aquarium's attempts to coax rare sea dragons to mate have finally worked -- just in time for Father's Day.

    The pregnant male weedy sea dragon is now only the third of its kind in the United States to successfully become pregnant outside of its natural habitat.
     
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  3. Mira

    Mira Country Girl

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    what a beautiful creature. :)
     
  4. blaize

    blaize Former Member

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    Oh how cool is that? I hope the babies hatch safely.
     
  5. Linda7NJ

    Linda7NJ Active Member

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    awwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww

    I hope the babies survive..gonna be tricky!
     
  6. Kiki

    Kiki New Member

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    :D I wonder if he's experiencing cravings and morning sickness.
     
  7. ArizonaGiGi

    ArizonaGiGi Former Member

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    Oh Wow! How I would love to see those tiny babies when they hatch. cuuuuute!:Banane14: (don't have my glasses on - I hope that's a baby banana)
     

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