Biggest penis (animal)

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Blue Whale Penis at the Icelandic Phallological Museum (source)

The biggest penis of any animal, is that of the blue whale, with an average length of about 8 feet (2.4 m), and diameter of about 12-14inches (300-360 mm).

It's testicles weigh about 150-lbs (70Kg) each, leading to an estimate that its ejaculate is around 35 pints (20 litres).

References

  • Molly Oldfield and John Mitchinson, "QI: some quite interesting facts about whales", The Telegraph, 26 Mar 2013
  • John Lloyd, John Mitchinson, QI: The Book of General Ignorance - The Noticeably Stouter Edition, Publisher: Faber & Faber, 2010, ISBN 0571273785, 9780571273782, 416 pages (page 125)
  • Spencer Wilkie Tinker, Whales of the World, Publisher: Brill Archive, 1988, ISBN 0935848479, 9780935848472, 310 pages (page 286)
  • Martha Rosenthal, Human Sexuality: From Cells to Society, Publisher: Cengage Learning, 2012 ISBN 1133711448, 9781133711445, 576 pages (page 53)