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1. In caecilians, fertilisation is internal, the male extruding an intromittent organ, the phallodeum, and inserting it into the female cloaca.

2. In some, the spermatophore may be placed directly into the female cloaca while in others, the female may be guided to the spermatophore or restrained with an embrace called amplexus.

3. The male inserts one clasper into the female cloaca during copulation.

4. These mating plugs are placed within the female cloaca instantly after copulation, which was hypothesized to function as a "chastity belt."