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Galeocerdo cuvier

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Scientific:
Galeocerdo cuvier 
German:
Tigerhai 
English:
Tiger shark 
Occurrence:
Eritrea, Nauru, Jordan, Niue, Djibouti, Gambia, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Columbia, Réunion , Tansania, Guatemala, Morocco, Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, Mayotte, Irak, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Ogasawara Islands, Ghana, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Oceanodromous, Uruguay, Vietnam, Israel, Caroline Island, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Northern Mariana Islands, the Kermadec Islands, Gambier Islands, Comores, Sudan, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Lord Howe Island, Panama, Marquesas Islands, India, Puerto Rico, Barbados, Venezuela, Iran, Brunei Darussalam, Ecuador, Myanmar, Senegal, the Netherlands Antilles, Quatar, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Straße von Gibralta, The Gulf of Guinea, Kuwait, Pakistan, Peru, El Salvador, Wallis and Futuna, Jamaica, São Tomé e Principé, French Guiana, the Canary Islands, Norfolk Island, Kiribati, the Society Islands, Suriname, Tokelau, Haiti, Austral Islands, Tuvalu, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Amerikansk Samoa, Andamanhavet, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua og Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australien, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Brasilien, Britiske Jomfruøer, Cargados-Carajos, Cayman øerne, Centrale Atlanterhav, Centrale stillehav, Cocos Island, Cook øerne, Dominica, Dominikanske republik, Egypten, Fiji, Fransk Polynesien, Galapagos, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Hawaii, Honduras, Indiske ocean, Indo Stillehavet, Indonesien, Island, Japan, Johnston Atollen, Juleøerne, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Korea, Madagascar, Malaysia, Maldiverne, Marshall øerne, Martinique, Mauritius , Mexikanske golf, Mexiko (Øst Pacific), Middelhavet, Mikronesien , Montserrat, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Ny Kaledonien, Oceanien, Palau, Papua NeuGuinea , Påskeøen, Persiske golf, Queensland, Revillagigedo, Rodrigues, Ryukyu øerne, Rødehavet, Saint Helena, Salomonøerne, Samoa, Seychellerne, Singapore, Spanien, Sri Lanka, St. Kitts og Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent og Grenadinerne, Syd Afrika, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad og Tobago, Tuamotuøerne, Turks og Caicos øerne, USA, Vanuatu , Vestafrika, Vestlige Atlanterhav, Vestlige Indiske ocean, Vestlige Stillehav, Virgin Islands, U.S., Ækvator, Øst Afrika, Østlige Stillehav 
Size:
bis zu 550cm 
Temperature:
6°C - 28°C 
Food:
Tuna, Sea birds, Turtles, Mammals, Sardines, Predatory, Sea ​​mammals, Carnivore, omnivore, Carrion, Blæksprutte, Hummer, Makral, Skaldyr, Små fisk, Små hajer, Små rokker, Søslanger, Stenhummer, store fisk 
Difficulty:
Ikke egnet til akvarier! 
Toxicity:
Toxic hazard unknown 

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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Category:
Hajer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Carcharhinidae (Family) > Galeocerdo (Genus) > cuvier (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Péron & Lesueur, 1822) 
Sea depth:
0 - 800 Meter 
Weight:
800 kg 
Offspring:
Not available as offspring 
CITES:
Not evaluated 
Red List:
Near threatened (NT) 
Related species at
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