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What is Adelphophagy?

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What is Adelphophagy?

One of two forms of intrauterine cannibalism where the pup eats his or her siblings in the womb. Only the Sandtiger Shark (Carcharias taurus) is known to have this trait. The other form of intrauterine cannibalism is oophagy.

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