How a fish is adapted for flying?
The flying fish (several species) can fly a short distance above the surface of the sea when fleeing from a pursuer intent on eating them. Despite the name of flying fish, they can only glide not actually fly.
The name of the flying fish is the flying fish. If you're looking for the scientific name then there are a multitude as flying fish are part of a very diverse family of fish. - Fodiator - Prognichthys - Parexocoetus - Hirundichthys - Cheilopogon - Cypselurus - Exocoetus These are the many genus of flying fish, each one contains many different species.
There are several types of flying fish which are carnivorous or herbivorous fish in warmer seas. They average from 7 to 12 inches in length and have pectoral fins that compare in size to the wings of many birds. Different species can be found in the Atlantic such as the four-winged flying fish and the bearded flying fish, along with types in the Pacific ocean such as the California flying fish