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From the Smithsonian Museums

There’s a group of fishes that shoot water from their mouth to stun prey. Matt Girard, an ichthyologist at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of Natural History, studies these fishes to learn more about what makes them genetically and structurally unique. (Matt Girard, Smithsonian)

Meet the Expert Studying Fishes That Spit Water to Hunt

Smithsonian Ichthyologist Matt Girard talks about how and why he studies archerfishes.