August 2010 Blog Posts (1)

Eyes on the edge: How archerfish see in and out of water

[Crossposted from NeuroDojo]



Archerfish rock.



These little sharpshooters are famous for being able to spit water at an insect, not on the surface of the water, but a good ways above it. And these insects are often camouflaged to boot. Then, they have to catch the insect when it hits the water before other fish get it, or it gets swept away… Continue

Added by Zen Faulkes on August 18, 2010 at 3:27pm — No Comments

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