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    Posted on Jan 10, 2014

    This Fish Catching A Bird In Mid-Air Is A Bit Scary

    Eek.

    Here is a fish jumping out of the water and catching a bird in mid-flight.

    youtube.com

    It's the first confirmed report of a freshwater fish doing this. Also it's kind of scarily impressive.

    It's an African Tigerfish, similar to this one.

    The whole action of jumping and catching the swallow in flight happens so incredibly quickly that after we first saw it, it took all of us a while to really fully comprehend what we had just seen.

    If you need to see that again, here's the full video.

    View this video on YouTube

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