Mudskipper high jump | Nature’s Greatest Dancers

Mudskippers can only absorb oxygen in their skin if they keep it moist, so they spend most of the day rolling in the mud. Males have a high energy display to help them get noticed so they can mate.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 2'29''
  • Broadcast year: 2015
Curriculum Connection
  • Biology | Reproduction, genetics and evolution | Classification and biodiversity | Morphological and behavioural adaptations

Licence: ERA Licence required


UK only
Staff and students of licensed education establishments only
Cannot be adapted

  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: Nature's Greatest Dancers
  • Episode: The Dance for Love