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Galeocerdo cuvier


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lexID:
3441 
AphiaID:
105799 
Scientific:
Galeocerdo cuvier 
German:
Tigerhai 
English:
Tiger Shark 
Category:
Hajer 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Carcharhinidae (Family) > Galeocerdo (Genus) > cuvier (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Péron & Lesueur, ), 1822 
Occurrence:
Eritrea, Nauru, Jordan, Gambia, Niue, Columbia, Réunion , Tansania, Guatemala, Morocco, Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, Mayotte, Caroline Island, Irak, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Ghana, Ogasawara Islands, Oceanodromous, Cuba, Guadeloupe, Barbados, Uruguay, Brunei Darussalam, Vietnam, Israel, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, Gambier Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, the Kermadec Islands, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Comores, Sudan, Panama, Lord Howe Island, Marquesas Islands, India, Puerto Rico, Venezuela, Iran, Ecuador, Myanmar, Senegal, the Netherlands Antilles, Quatar, The Gulf of Guinea, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Straße von Gibralta, Pakistan, Kuwait, Austral Islands, Peru, El Salvador, Wallis and Futuna, Djibouti, Jamaica, São Tomé e Principé, French Guiana, the Canary Islands, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, the Society Islands, Norfolk Island, Kiribati, Suriname, Tokelau, Haiti, 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 
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, Blæksprutte, Hummer, Makral, Skaldyr, Små fisk, Små hajer, Små rokker, Søslanger, Stenhummer, store fisk 
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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