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Galeocerdo cuvier


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lexID:
3441 
AphiaID:
105799 
Scientific:
Galeocerdo cuvier 
German:
Tigerhai 
English:
Tiger Shark 
Category:
Hajar 
Family tree:
Animalia (Kingdom) > Chordata (Phylum) > Elasmobranchii (Class) > Carcharhiniformes (Order) > Carcharhinidae (Family) > Galeocerdo (Genus) > cuvier (Species) 
Initial determination:
(Péron & Lesueur, ), 1822 
Occurrence:
Columbia, Tansania, Guatemala, Réunion , Hong Kong, Phoenix Islands, Morocco, Irak, Caroline Island, Mayotte, Saudi Arabia, the Ivory Coast, Mozambique, Somalia, Ghana, Ogasawara Islands, Guadeloupe, Oceanodromous, Cuba, Barbados, Brunei Darussalam, Uruguay, Israel, Vietnam, Cambodia, Sierra Leone, the Kermadec Islands, Gambier Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Sudan, Gulf of Oman / Oman, Comores, Panama, Lord Howe Island, India, Puerto Rico, Marquesas Islands, Iran, Venezuela, Senegal, Ecuador, Myanmar, Quatar, the Netherlands Antilles, Straße von Gibralta, The Gulf of Guinea, the Cocos Islands / Keeling Islands, Pakistan, Austral Islands, Kuwait, Peru, Jamaica, São Tomé e Principé, Djibouti, El Salvador, Wallis and Futuna, the Canary Islands, French Guiana, Ashmore and Cartier Islands, Kiribati, the Society Islands, Norfolk Island, Suriname, Haiti, Tokelau, Tuvalu, Vereinigte Arabische Emirate, Jordan, Eritrea, Nauru, Gambia, Niue, Amerikanska Samoa, Andamanska Havet, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua och Barbuda, Argentina, Aruba, Australien, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Brasilien, Brittiska Jungfruöarna, Cargados Carajos, Caymanöarna, Centrala Atlanten, Centrala Stilla Havet, Cocos Island, Dominica, Dominikanska Republiken, Egypten, Fiji, Franska Polynesien, Galapagos, Grenada, Guam, Guyana, Hawaii, Honduras, Indiska Oceanen, Indiska Oceanen - Stilla Havet, Indonesien, Island, Isole Turks e Caicos, Japan, Johnstonatollen, Julöarna, Kap Verde, Kenya, Kina, Kokosöarna, Korea, Madagaskar, Malaysia, Maldiverna, Marschallöarna, Martinique, Mauritius, Medelhavet, Mexicanska golfen, Mexico (East Pacific), Mikronesien, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Nya Kaledonien, Nya Zeeland, Oceanien, Östafrika, Östra Stillahavet, Palau, Papua Nya Guinea, Påsköarna, Persiska viken, Queensland, Revillagigedo, Röda Havet, Rodrigues, Ryukyuöarna, Saint Kitts och Nevis, Salomonöarna, Samoa, Seychellerna , Singapore, Spanien, Sri Lanka, St Vincent och Grenadinerna, St. Helena, St. Lucia, Sydafrika, Tahiti, Taiwan, Thailand, Tonga, Trinidad och Tobago, Tuamotoöarna, USA, Vanuatu , Västafrika, Västra Atlanten, Västra Indiska Oceanen, Västra Stillahavet, Virgin Islands, U.S., Zirkumtrop 
Sea depth:
0 - 800 Meter 
Size:
bis zu 550cm 
Weight:
800 kg 
Temperature:
6°C - 28°C 
Food:
Tuna, Sea birds, Turtles, Mammals, Sardines, Stringrays (small ones), Predatory, Sea ​​mammals, Jackfish, Carnivore, omnivore, Carrion, big Fish, Hummer, Languster, Sepia, Sjögurkor, Skaldjur, Små hajar, Småfisk 
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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