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Synonyms for archerfish

any of several small freshwater fishes that catch insects by squirting water at them and knocking them into the water

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If a Toxotes archerfish can't jump high enough to snatch an insect off an overhanging leaf, the fish spits water upward that knocks the prey off its perch.
They found that archerfish spray larger amounts of water at heavy prey like lizards than they do for smaller prey such as flies.
When an archerfish gets hungry it knocks insects off surrounding vegetation by shooting a jet of water up to 7 feet long from its mouth.
Products and services highlighted include the 57-millimeter Mk 110 Mod 0, 57-millimeter Mk295/296 ammunition, and Archerfish mine neutralizer.
For the UUV Raytheon selected BAE Systems Underwater Systems' Archerfish, which operates in a similar manner to the Seafox, has twin propulsors and carries a scanning sonar, lowlight level television and Eurenco shaped charge.
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June 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Cernium Corporation announced today the launch of a mobile web portal for users of its Archerfish intelligent video monitoring systems.
An International CES 2009 Innovations Design and Engineering Award Honoree in the Integrated Home Systems product category, Archerfish gives consumers an innovative yet convenient way to keep an eye on their homes and businesses, no matter where they are physically located.
Leading national distributor to offer award-winning Archerfish Solo and Archerfish Quattro intelligent video monitoring and recording products to retailers nationwide
A 2009 International CES Innovations Award honoree, Archerfish combines the best of video, wireless and web-based technology to help consumers keep up with their world in a simple and convenient new way.
A winner in the Integrated Home Systems product category, Archerfish is the first and only mobile video intelligence (MVI) solution.
June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Cernium has launched a new advertising campaign featuring Archerfish Solo(TM) with a creative and brand strategy that challenges conventional approaches to consumer security products.
Other payloads are mission or role specific and can include sonar systems and other UUVs such as Archerfish.
June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Cernium Corporation announced today that Archerfish Quattro(TM), the professional-grade Archerfish interactive video monitoring and recording system, is now available on Costco.