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Parent Category: Saltwater Fish
Swordfish are a saltwater sporting fish. They are named after the sword-like bill extending from the front of their head.
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The swordfish is the sole member of the family Xiphiidae, and are not related to other billfish (like the marlin), or sharks. Swordfish have skeletons, but sharks do not.
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Eating: Swordfish eat various animals in a very interesting manner. Swordfish eat animals depending on the range of depth they are in. They use their sword-shaped bill to slash large prey. They eat squids, cephalopods and pelagic fish.
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as fast as a cheetah can run
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The Swordtail comes in many different colors. The red tail swordfish is the common name for the red color swordfish. The Swordtail is an very tough fish that can adapt to a large range of water conditions.
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Swordfish may reach 15 ft (457 cm) and 1,000 lb (450 kg); however, specimens half this size are considered large. http://www.chacha.com/question/how-big-can-a-swordfish-get%2C-in-length-and-weight
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Swordfish eat squid, octopus, mackerel, crustaceans, and other type of sea life.
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They hide in kelp.Hope This Helped!! Your Friend, HorseGirl8614 (Or The Swordfish Girl XD)
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There are several 'origins' - from films and booksMarx Bros. film made in 1932 Horse Feathers.The Robot Chicken , the animated TV seriesThe novel The Night Watch by Terry Pratchett.The Sword of the Samurai Cat, books by Mark Rogersand others. The Marx Bros film may well be the first though the Unite…
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Yes swordfish is a compound word. The words are sword and fish.
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they move
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Whot do sword fish look like
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they swim fast
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About as big as a horse and as heavy
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The difference between a male and female swordfish is that the females are more elongated and have no sword. Males have an external reproductive organ called the gonopodium.
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in Australia
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the swordfish finds their home in small caves
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they basically "wag" their tail to move, and use their pectoral fins (the ones on the belly side) to steer.
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you will need a big space for your swordfish some coral then don't forget it needs some open space.The swordfish is usually found at depths from 600 feet in water from 65 to70F. It is mostly seen swimming at the surface while hunting schools of fish but has been known to swim at depths of 1000 feet!
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Swordfishes are referred to as Pelagic fishes because are located in pelagic area of water including the Atlantic and Pacific ocean.
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There different behavioral adaptations seen in swordfish. Some of the common adaptations include being migratory and having a long predatory jaw that looks like a sword.
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a swordfish can swim do summer salt
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they do lots of things with their sword
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Predators: Swordfish are prey for many types of animals at young ages and as adults. Adult swordfish are prey for Killer Whales. Predators of swordfish are Blue Marlin, Sailfish, Yellow Tuna and Dolphins.
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As of July 2014, Dominic Sena, the director of the film Swordfish, is still alive. He was born in Niles, Ohio on April 26, 1949. His first film, Kalifornia, was released in 1993. He has also directed several music videos.
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You can indeed put swordfish on a George Foreman grill. You simply need to cut the fish up and place it on the grill with your favorite seasonings.
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It give birth.
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sharks or larger fish
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It depends on what kind of swordfish. There are several species. The biggest grow from 177 inches (455 cm) long and weight around 1,400 pounds (650 kg).
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bake on 400 for 12 minutes after marinating 24 hours in any worlds harbor sause, fu**ing bon apitite
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Swordfish are related to the tuna. They are part of the Xiphiidae family which includes tuna, swordfish, marlin, and some species of shark.
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I have a theory, People are starting to ask, were did a sword fish come from. No on really knows for sure. Some say an old scientist accidently crossed a sword with a dolphin or a medium sized shark. My theory is….if unicorns a real, than the crossed a unicorn with a fish. The sword part come from…
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Killer Whales eat Swordfish
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Eyes can heat upit can fly out of the water and stab you with its swordThere sharp sword like mouth.
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they mate by sinking there blood
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It is because they think both of them are ugly
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Sharks will eat a swordfish any time they can, lol
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yes
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the behavoriol adaptations of a swordfish help fellow swordfish communicate with each other to live
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Swordfish can live up to an estimated 9 years. The swordfish start laying eggs when they are 5 or 6 years old.
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A sword fish first stabs its prey to kill it, then eat like a human. It's not very exciting.
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300 to1000 pounds
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Swordfish are used for all kinds of foods like sushi.
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If you are going to bake swordfish, cook it for about 10 minutes for each inch of thickness. This will keep the fish moist and not dried out.
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Spawning Egg Stage The swordfish's spawning season varies. Warmer waters such as the Florida coast and the Caribbean and Mediterranean seas support a year-round spawning season. In cooler waters, spawning tends to be restricted to spring and summer. Larval Stage Estimates of how many eggs the …
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http://people.cornellcollege.edu/b-hess/geo105/Predators.htm
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No. swordfish are not 'schooling' fish. They hunt alone and feed on other fish.
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The life cycle of a swordfish begins as an egg that is laid and is fertilized. The eggs hatch and the hatch-lings are called larvae. When the female is 5-6 years old they will begin laying their own eggs and the male fertilize the eggs. They can live to be 9 years.
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Swordfish are typically found in tropical temperature waters. They can be found in parts of the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian Oceans.
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A swordfish in Runescape heals 140 HP. It is the number #1 highest healing food in runescape's free-playing food.
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They bite it. Same as any other fish. They DO use their sword to injure it's prey. It does this by shaking its head back and forth quickly.
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A deep blue gray on top, fading to light gray or white on the belly.
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Possibly marlin - they are not actually swordfish, but are closely related.
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Swordfish are predatory, solitary fish. They lay there eggs, and leave their young to their own devices. Swordfish have been reported to eat their own young.
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There is one now -- http://www.webkinzinsider.com/webkinz/swordfish
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They have heat in their eyes for hunting.
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It depends on what kind of swordfish it is mostly they are gentle only if they are attacked by another type of creature.
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Size and Lifespan: Adult swordfish can grow to 177 inches in length and weigh up to 1,400 pounds. Females tend to be larger then males. Pacific swordfish are the largest of their kind. West Atlantic swordfish are no more then 700 pounds. Mediterranean swordfish weigh up to 500 pounds. Swordfish life…
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i think they communicate by taking their sword mouth and using it to talk other swordfish
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Of course they sleep
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by swimming
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the sword on a swordfish is called a beak female swordfish have gonads
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Yes, they do. They have hard scales for protection.
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A Couple days at best in an airtight container. Put it in the freezer for it to last longer.
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yes
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Nothing really eat Swordfish because of their pointy nose (I think)
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The plural of swordfish is swordfish. Occasionally, swordfishes may be used, but the former is more correct.
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Whatever you prefer, but white has always been historical.
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noone cares
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striped bass, and herring are fish just like a swordfish is a fish, but not a close relative. the marlins (blue, black,white, and striped), the sailfish and the swordfish, commonly called billfish, are much more closely related to each other than bass or herring.
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i think it can be as big as three schoolbuses.
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Because sword fish cannot live without salt water,as they are 80% salt and 20% water ! :)
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A swordfish protects itself with its "sword", because it has no other useful weapon, such as teeth and claws. For example:a shark uses its teeth for protection and an octupus uses its ink spray so its enemies won't see them but a swordfish uses its sword-like nose to defeat its enemies and predators…
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Swordfish, like all vertebrates, have bilateral symmetry. This means they have symmetry across one plane (known as the sagittal plane, and directly down the centre of their body), which means one side of their body approximately mirrors the other side.
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Swordfishes are carnivours, although they eat plants.
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It is an important food fish, swordfish steaks are considered excellent fare, especialy grilled.
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well is theory many people believe that swordfishes can be called many different thing like baby or maybe even babyswordfish maybe even baby with a sword or fish with a sword or even baby sword some people in opposite universes call it hsifdrowsybab for short =p =p =p =b
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This food will only last a few days. 3 days in the refrigerator if the food is stored properly. Place in an air tight container for the best results. You can transfer the food to the freezer if longer storage is needed.
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No Swordfish are a type of fish
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by swimming away
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Wolverines. ;]
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Fish are mushy a) because they're harboring protozoa (thought not to be harmful to those who consume the fish--but who would eat mushy fish?); 2) they've been poorly handled--for instance, frozen & refrozen; 3as in the case of Alaskan halibut in the spring of 2012, the fishw as malnourished. You…
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No it si a fish swordfish you retart
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At least 9 years. Hope this helps. :)
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use a harpoon, in one of the fishing spots, that says "harpoon" when you right click it. It's most common to catch sword fish in Karamja(for f2p), and Catherby(p2p).
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yes for about 1 month
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it is up to 28 years
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