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Exocoetidae, is a family of marine fish in the order Beloniformes of class Actinopterygii. Fishes of this family are known as flying fish. There are about 64 species grouped in seven to nine genera. Flying fish live in all of the oceans, particularly in warm tropical and subtropical waters. Their most striking feature is their pectoral [...]

Flying Squid

So far, they don’t have opposable thumbs or laser eyes, but some squid can jump out of the water. Specifically, the Caribbean reef squid can leap 50 times its own body length: Marine biologist Silvia MaciĆ” was boating on the north coast of Jamaica in the summer of 2001 when she noticed something soar out of [...]