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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:
French Guiana, New Zealand, the Canary Islands, Singapore, the Society Islands, Norfolk Island, Kiribati, Saint Lucia, Oceania, Corea, Suriname, Madagascar, Tokelau, Haiti, Papua New Guinea, Marschall Islands, Tuvalu, Queensland, Micronesia, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, The Bahamas, Iceland, Solomon Islands, Eritrea, Nauru, West-Atlantic Ocean, Jordan, the Seychelles, Gambia, Niue, Caroline Island, Kenya, Sri Lanka, Eastern Pacific Ocean, Columbia, South-Africa, Réunion , Tansania, Guatemala, Palau, Morocco, Tuamoto Islands, Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, Mayotte, Vanuatu, Australia, Irak, Red Sea, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Christmas Islands, Barbados, Saudi Arabia, French Polynesia, Brunei Darussalam, the Cape Verde Archipelago, Somalia, Ogasawara Islands, Cook Islands, Cocos Island (Costa Rica), Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Ghana, Oceanodromous, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Malaysia, Tonga, the Andaman Sea, Hawaii, the Persian Gulf , Uruguay, Indonesia, Revillagigedo Islands, Dominican Republic, the Mediterranean Sea, Vietnam, Israel, Samoa, Fiji, New Caledonia, Western Pacific Ocean, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Gambier Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, the Cayman Islands, the Kermadec Islands, Easter Island (Rapa Nui), Comores, Sudan, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Lord Howe Island, Thailand, Panama, Marquesas Islands, India, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Austral Islands, Iran, The Ryukyu Islands, Ecuador, Myanmar, West Africa, Johnston Atoll, Senegal, Galapagos Islands, the Netherlands Antilles, the Cargados Carajos Shoals, Quatar, Spain, East Africa, Djibouti, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Straße von Gibralta, The Gulf of Guinea, Pakistan, Kuwait, Taiwan, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Guam, (the) Maldives, Angola, Peru, Mauritius, USA, Ascencion, St. Helena & Tristan da Cunha, Indo Pacific, Rodriguez, El Salvador, Wallis and Futuna, Jamaica, São Tomé e Principé, 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, Saint Kitts i Nevis, 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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