Movie 1

An archerfish uses a water jet to lift up a food particle that was buried in coarse-grained sand. Shown is ‘fish 1’ of the group. Video is slowed down by a factor 5.

Archerfish use their shooting technique to produce adaptive underwater jets

Jana Dewenter, Peggy Gerullis, Alexander Hecker, and Stefan Schuster

Journal of Experimental Biology 2017. 220:1019-1025; doi: 10.1242/jeb.146936