MEET the antechinus, a mouse-like marsupial that literally disintegrates by having too much sex. The little fella goes at it nonstop for a few.
It's August in Australia, and a small, mouse-like creature called an antechinus is busy killing himself through sex. He was a virgin until now, but...
Little mammal much that disintegrates - - tour
Some animal mating techniques may strike you as strange or gross, but to the animals themselves, these practices are essential. This burst of speed-mating is his one chance to pass his genes on to the next generation He exhausts himself so thoroughly that his body starts to fall apart.