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Galeocerdo cuvier


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lexID:
3441 
AphiaID:
105799 
Scientific:
Galeocerdo cuvier 
German:
Tigerhai 
English:
Tiger Shark 
Category:
Rekiny 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Carcharhinidae (Family) > Galeocerdo (Genus) > cuvier (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Péron & Lesueur, ), 1822 
Occurrence:
Thailand, Panama, Lord Howe Island, India, Puerto Rico, Marquesas Islands, Iran, The Ryukyu Islands, Venezuela, Johnston Atoll, Senegal, Ecuador, Myanmar, West Africa, Quatar, Spain, Galapagos Islands, the Netherlands Antilles, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Straße von Gibralta, The Gulf of Guinea, East Africa, The Bahamas, Taiwan, Guam, Pakistan, Kuwait, Peru, Caroline Island, (the) Maldives, Indo Pacific, Rodriguez, Mauritius, USA, Jamaica, São Tomé e Principé, El Salvador, Wallis and Futuna, the Canary Islands, Singapore, French Guiana, New Zealand, Kiribati, Saint Lucia, the Society Islands, Norfolk Island, Australia, Corea, Suriname, Oceania, Barbados, Tokelau, Haiti, Papua New Guinea, Brunei Darussalam, Madagascar, Queensland (Australia), Cook Islands, Marschall Islands, Tuvalu, Iceland, Solomon Islands, Micronesia, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Jordan, the Seychelles, Eritrea, Nauru, West-Atlantic Ocean, the Andaman Sea, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Gambia, Niue, Columbia, South-Africa, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Tansania, Guatemala, Palau, Réunion , Tuamoto Islands, Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, the Cayman Islands, Morocco, Irak, Red Sea, Mayotte, Vanuatu, Saudi Arabia, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Christmas Islands, the Cape Verde Archipelago, Somalia, French Polynesia, Cocos Island (Costa Rica), Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ghana, Ogasawara Islands, Austral Islands, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Oceanodromous, Tonga, Hawaii, the Persian Gulf , the Cargados Carajos Shoals, Malaysia, Indonesia, Revillagigedo Islands, Djibouti, Uruguay, Israel, Samoa, Dominican Republic, the Mediterranean Sea, Vietnam, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Fiji, New Caledonia, Western Pacific Ocean, Angola, the Kermadec Islands, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Gambier Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Ascencion, St. Helena & Tristan da Cunha, Comores, Sudan, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Anguilla, Antigua i Barbuda, Argentyna, Aruba, Atlantyk Centralny, Bahrajn, Bangladesz, Belize, Bermudy, Brazylia, Brytyjskie Wyspy Dziewicze, Chiny, Dominika, Egipt, Grenada, Gujana, Honduras, Japonia, Maksyk (Wschodnim Pacyfiku), Martynika, Montserrat, Morza tropikalne, Nikaragua, Ocean Indyjski, Pacyfik Centralny, Samoa Amerykańskie, Tahiti, Trynidad i Tobago, Virgin Islands, U.S., Wyspy Turks i Caicos, Zachodni Ocean Indyjski, Zatoka Meksykańska 
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, głowonogi, grube ryby, homary, langusty, makrele, małe płaszczki, małe rekiny, małe ryby, skorupiaki, węze morskie 
Difficulty:
Not suitable for home aquaria! 
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 

Husbandry

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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