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Questions tagged [facehugger]

a parasitic creature which attaches itself to the mouth of a host to implant an alien.

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How did an Alien egg get aboard the Sulaco in Aliens movie?

How did an alien egg (or facehugger) get aboard the Sulaco at the end of the movie, Aliens? We know there was one aboard because of the movie, Alien 3. The alien queen stowed aboard the dropship, ...
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Are facehuggers and xenomorphs the same species or a symbiotic relationship?

As in the question. It is possible that there may be two species which are so interdependent that one is necessary for the other to breed. (Zombie ants come to mind, but this would be on a different ...