Xiphias gladius

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Synonyms for Xiphias gladius

large toothless marine food fish with a long swordlike upper jaw

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Cephalopods in the diet of Swordfish (Xiphias gladius) caught off the west coast of Baja California, Mexico.
Daily patterns in the activities of swordfish, Xiphias gladius, observed by acoustic telemetry.
Yokawa, "Feeding ecology of the swordfish Xiphias gladius in the subtropical region and transition zone of the western North Pacific," Marine Ecology Progress Series, vol.
A comparison of catches of swordfish, Xiphias gladius, and other pelagic species from Canadian longline gear configured with alternating monofilament and multifilament nylon gangions.
Overlooked bycatch mitigation opportunities in pelagic longline fisheries: soak time and temperature effects on swordfish (Xiphias gladius) and blue shark (Prionace glauca).
As a fishery biologist working aboard commercial fishing vessels back in the 1990s, I can still remember the first broadbill swordfish (Xiphias gladius) I saw captured in the western North Atlantic Ocean.
It's called Xiphias gladius, the gladiator of the ocean.
Caminas, "Captures of swordfish Xiphias gladius Linnaeus 1758 and loggerhead sea turtles Caretta caretta (Linnaeus 1758) associated with different bait combinations in the Western Mediterranean surface longline fishery," Journal of Applied Ichthyology, vol.
Las migraciones verticales de Xiphias gladius en aguas del Golfo de Mexico y el Caribe se encuentran en estrecha relacion con las fases lunares, comportamiento que ayuda tambien a mejorar los rendimientos en la pesqueria de esta especie (Loefer et al.
Other species, including rainbow runner (Elagatis bipinnulata), black jack (Caranx lugubris), dolphin fish (Coryphaena hippurus), billfishes (Istiophorus albicans, Makaira nigricans, Tetrapturus albidus), swordfish (Xiphias gladius), made up 6.1% of the total catch.
The bony fish and cartilaginous fish prey of the white shark includes a variety of sizes from small to large, and includes pelagic, demersal and benthic species, such as anchovies (family Engraulidae), hakes (genus Merluccius), barracudas (family Sphyraenidae), tuna (genus Thunnus), scorpionfish (genua Scorpaena), swordfish (Xiphias gladius), stingrays (genus Dasyatis), and many others.
BECKETT & FREEMAN (1974) tambem observaram uma variacao consideravel nos teores medios de Hg em musculatura abdominal, rim e cerebro de Xiphias gladius, assim como MEDEIROS (2006) na analise de musculatura vermelha e rim em albacoras (Thunnus albacares).
The Council also adopted a Regulation prohibiting imports of Atlantic swordfish (Xiphias gladius) from Belize and Honduras.
Comparison of logistic and generalized surplus-production models applied to swordfish, Xiphias gladius, in the North Atlantic Ocean.