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Do male marsupials have a pouch, or is it a female organ only (like the womb)?

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In most marsupials, only the females have a pouch. However, males of the water opossum and the extinct tasmanian tiger (or thylacine) also have a pouch. The males of both the thylacine and water opposum used/use their pouch to keep their genitalia from getting entangled in vegetation.

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...evolution can even make underwear! – shigeta May 24 '13 at 17:39

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