Swordfish also known as broadbills in some countries, are large, highly migratory
, predatory fish characterized by a long, flat bill. They are a popular sport fish of ...
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one species but they are grouped by location, though. There is the Pacific ...
Swordfish. Photo courtesy Virginia Institute of Marine Science. Xiphias gladius.
This migratory billfish can grow to 177 inches long, from the tip of its slender bill ...
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Kids learn about the Swordfish, huge fast fish with a long sword-like bill.
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Find out what's known about Swordfish, Xiphias gladius, Actinopterygii,
Perciformes, Xiphiidae, including their world range and habitats, feeding
behaviors, life ...
Swordfish and other billfish are hunted for food and for sport. The indiscriminate
methods used to catch them also puts additional pressure on other vulnerable ...
Oct 20, 2014 ... A swordfish's "sword" is its most prominent feature, but scientists have only now
discovered the unusual properties that keep the sword strong ...
The salient feature of the swordfish is the prolongation of its upper jaw into a long
, flattened, sharp-edged and pointed "sword" occupying nearly one-third the ...