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Galeocerdo cuvier


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lexID:
3441 
AphiaID:
105799 
Scientific:
Galeocerdo cuvier 
German:
Tigerhai 
English:
Tiger Shark 
Category:
Requins 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Carcharhinidae (Family) > Galeocerdo (Genus) > cuvier (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Péron & Lesueur, ), 1822 
Occurrence:
Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, Morocco, Tuamoto Islands, Mayotte, Irak, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Ghana, Ogasawara Islands, Guadeloupe, Oceanodromous, Austral Islands, Uruguay, Israel, Djibouti, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Gambier Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, the Kermadec Islands, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Sudan, Lord Howe Island, Puerto Rico, Marquesas Islands, Venezuela, Iran, Myanmar, the Netherlands Antilles, Quatar, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Pakistan, Kuwait, São Tomé e Principé, El Salvador, Caroline Island, Wallis and Futuna, Jamaica, French Guiana, the Society Islands, Norfolk Island, Kiribati, Suriname, Haiti, Tokelau, Barbados, Tuvalu, Brunei Darussalam, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Eritrea, Jordan, Gambia, Niue, Guatemala, Afrique de l'Est, Afrique de l'Ouest, Afrique du Sud, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua et Barbuda, Arabie-saudite, Argentine, Aruba, Atlantique Central, Atlantique Ouest, atoll de Johnston, Australie, Bahamas, Bahreïn, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermudes, Brésil, Canaries, Cargados Carajos, Cercle tropical, Chine, Colombie, Comores, Corée, Dominique, Egypte, Equador, Espagne, Fidji, Galapagos, Golf du Guinée, golfe du Mexique, golfe persique, Guyane, Hawaii, Honduras, île de Guam, île Maurice, îles Caïmans, îles Christmas, îles de Cook, îles de Pâques, îles Marschall, îles Ryuku, îles Salomon, Îles Turques et Caïques, Îles Vierges britanniques, Inde, indo pacifique, Indonésie, Islande, Japon, Kenya, Kuba, L'île Cocos, La Grenade, La Réunion, Le Cap-Vert, Madagascar, Malaisie, Maldives, Martinique, Méditerranée, Mer d'Adaman, Mer Rouge, Mexique (Nord-est du Pacifique), Micronésie, Montserrat, Nauru, Nicaragua , Nouvelle Calédonie, Nouvelle Zélande, Océan Indien, Océanie, Oman, Ouest de l'Océan Indien, Pacifique Central, Pacifique Est, Pacifique Ouest, Palau, Panama, Papouasie Nouvelle Guinée, Peru, Polynésie Française, Queensland, Republique dominicaine, Revillagigedo, Rodriguez, Sainte Hélène, Sainte-Lucie, Samoa, Samoa américaines, Sénégal, Seychelles, Singapour, Somalie, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts et Nevis, St. Vincent et les Grenadines, Street of Gibralta, Tahiti, Taiwan, Tansanie, Thaïlande, Tonga, Trinité-et-Tobago, USA, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Virgin Islands, U.S. 
Sea depth:
0 - 800 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 550cm 
Weight:
800 kg 
Temperature:
6°C - 28°C 
Food:
Tuna, Sea birds, Turtles, Mammals, Sardines, Predatory, Sea ​​mammals, Carnivore, omnivore, Carrion, crustacés, gros poissons, homard, langoustes, maquereaux, petit requin, poissons (petits poissons), raies (petites), seiche, serpents de mer 
Difficulty:
Pas pour l'aquarium! 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Near threatened (NT) 
Related species at
Catalog of Life
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Author:
Publisher:
Meerwasser-Lexikon.de
Created:
Last edit:
2018-01-14 09:50:27 

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Galeocerdo cuvier, also mentioned as Tiger Shark, is one of the most powerful sharks and comparable to a white shark. His food includes in addition to fishes, birds and Turtles. Their shields are no problem for him. He is known, next to the white shark and the bull shark, the most dangerous for people. Most accidents in swimming in the sea will be charged to him. Who wants to read more about him, please refer to the links below.

Subclass: Plattenkiemer (Elasmobranchii)
Superorder: Galeomorphii
Family: Requiem sharks (Carcharhinidae)
Genre: Tiger Sharks
Species: Galeocerdo cuvier

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