Fish questions This is a list of recently added questions about fish. Play fish quiz and see all the questions. What is the top speed of the sailfish, considered to be the fastest fish in the world?Up to 70 mph. Clocked at speeds in excess of 68 mph, some experts consider the sailfish the fastest fish in the world. Easily recognized, sailfish are named for the spectacular sail-like dorsal fin that extends for nearly the entire length of their silver-blue body. Additionally, the sailfish's upper jaw is far longer than its lower jaw, forming a distinctive bill that looks like—and sometimes acts like—a spear.Created by: Ninjaihard 49% up to 50 mphup to 50 mph29up to 70 mphup to 70 mph154up to 90 mphup to 90 mph82well over 100 mphwell over 100 mph45sea animals riddles » How long can Koi carp live?30 - 50 years. Koi was bred in the 18th century in Japan. Since then, more than 120 varieties of this fish have been created on the cross road. He is very easy to get acquainted with, meets his tutor and eager to swim with him. These fish allow you to even strok and feed from your hand. Koi are long-lived, live on average from 30 to 50 years, also known centenarians. Karp Koi, who gets into natural waters, loses color and becomes olive green.Created by: Katarzyna Dąbrowskavery hard 28% 10 -15 years10 -15 years18815 - 25 years15 - 25 years38925 - 30 years25 - 30 years25630 - 50 years30 - 50 years340Japan riddles » Why is this seahorse male so thick?It is pregnant. Seahorse males deliver the babies. After mating, the fertilized eggs are embedded in the pouch wall and become surrounded by a spongy tissue. The male provides oxygen and supplies the eggs with prolactin, the same hormone responsible for milk production in pregnant mammals.Created by: globalquiz.orgeasy 73% it is pregnantit is pregnant11816it has swallowed an octopusit has swallowed an octopus462it is changing skinit is changing skin837it holds some air insideit holds some air inside2937zoology riddles » What kind of fish was it NOT?Sharks are a group of fish characterized by a cartilaginous skeleton. Large sharks can easily be crushed under their own weight on land, because sharks do not have rib cages.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 58% catfishcatfish2656tunatuna2393swordfishswordfish1610sharkshark9240bones riddles » Which fish has meat with ammonia smell?Sharks are very primitive and they lack a urinary system. Instead sharks carry urea in their blood and excrete it through their flesh by osmosis. After a shark dies, its urea turns to ammonia, which can permeate the flesh.Created by: Debbie Foxhard 54% tunatuna3056catfishcatfish2220eeleel4362sharkshark11630meat riddles » Which country in the world captures the most fish?China, with one-fifth of the world's population, accounts for one-third of the world's reported fish production and two-thirds of the worlds reported aquaculture production. Chinese fishing fleet has access to numerous distant fishing grounds through agreements with foreign countries. That includes West African coast and North and South Pacific.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 47% United StatesUnited States1027ChileChile2184ChinaChina6268JapanJapan3723fishing riddles » What does swordfish use their sword for?Hunting. Swordfish charge at high speeds through forage fish schools, slashing with their swords to kill or stun prey (contrary to the popular belief, they do not "spear"). They then turn and return to consume their catch.Created by: globalquiz.orghard 56% huntinghunting11620attracting femaleattracting female3044buoyancybuoyancy2957electrical detectionelectrical detection3118predators riddles » Which dangerous fish breathes atmospheric air?Electric eel. Electric ell lives in muddy floodplains of Orinoco basin. It is well adapted to this low-oxygen environment: it can breathe atmospheric air using a vascularized respiratory organ in its oral cavity. In fact, electric eels must rise to the surface every 10 minutes and inhale, otherwise they die not having enough oxygen from the gill.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 38% barracudabarracuda2980stingraystingray1822electric eelelectric eel4641moray eelmoray eel2681Venezuela riddles » Where does electric eel occur in the wild?In South America. Electric eels inhabit muddy waters of the Amazon and Orinoco basins floodplains and swamps. Fortunately, these are remote and uninhabited areas, as electric eels can easily kill a human. Although it doesn't eat such large animals (it has no teeth and can swallow only small mammals), a series of electric shocks is enough to stun and drown a horse.Created by: Sumit Tamanghard 51% in Australiain Australia4336in South Americain South America11702in Africain Africa1956in South-East Asiain South-East Asia4926animals of South America riddles » Which sea animal captures have grown significally since 1970?American lobster. In 1990s several cod stocks collapsed due to overfishing. With the large predatory fish removed, their prey have had population explosions, and the capture of lobster tripled since 1970.Created by: globalquiz.orgvery hard 36% blue whaleblue whale2072Atlantic codAtlantic cod5502flounderflounder1826American lobsterAmerican lobster5469industry riddles » Play animals quiz and see all the questions.