did you know that some the Glossiphonidae family of leeches take care of their babies until they grow up by letting them stick to their mom. That is really cute.
The kind of leeches that suck blood from people don’t take care of their babies though. So that’s not cute.
.. except that their babies move like Geometroieda caterpillars, which is like this.. I had one in my hand and it just crawled on and it was SO CUTE I don’t care how much bloods it sucks when it grows up v w v
The one that sucks blood from a duck until it dies are worse anyway (but they also keep their babies with them thehe)
I’d like to add that the small end is actually the head end:
The two black dots are eyes. We can see them on one of the babies, too. Under them is the feeding sucker, which is retracted right now into a wide slit.
In other words: