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Noun1.Galeocerdo - tiger sharksGaleocerdo - tiger sharks        
fish genus - any of various genus of fish
Carcharhinidae, family Carcharhinidae - largest family of living sharks; found worldwide especially in tropical waters; dorsal fin lacks spines: requiem sharks including tiger sharks and soupfin sharks
Galeocerdo cuvieri, tiger shark - large dangerous warm-water shark with striped or spotted body
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for the purpose of a longline survey of sharks between Long Island and Delaware Bay from late August to early October 1961 (Casey, 1985) Over 300 sharks were caught in the survey, including white sharks, Carcharodon carcharias; tiger sharks, Galeocerdo cuvier; dusky sharks, Carcharhinus obscurus, and other large species which were considered potentially dangerous to swimmers (Casey, 1985).
New records of albinism in two elasmobranchs: The tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier and the giant electric ray Narcine entemedor.
They also found five relatively common species which were Rhizoprionodon acutus, Chiloscyllium indicum, Galeocerdo cuvier, Carcharhinus melanopterus, and Carcharhinus falciformis but in the present study Rhizoprionodon acutus, Galeocerdo cuvier, and Carcharhinus falciformis were relatively common though not frequently caught.
2012a) or on behavioral observations of white sharks, Carcharodon carcharias (Linnaeus, 1758) and tiger sharks, Galeocerdo cuvier (Peron & LeSueur, 1822) feeding on cetacean carcasses (e.
Yo-yo vertical movements suggest a foraging strategy for tiger sharks Galeocerdo cuvier.
III-B and I, but not C-F, L-M, Q, W, and CC) figure two Cetorhinus teeth from California (most likely from the middle Miocene Barstovian, Round Mountain Silt) under the genus Gyrace Jordan, 1923, a junior synonym of Galeocerdo Muller and Henle, 1837.
Entre la fauna ictia se realzan porcentualmente diversos generos de tiburones (Ginglymostoma, Carcharhinus, Galeocerdo, Rhizoprionodon, Sphyrna), al igual que varios especies y generos de actinopterigios, como bagre (Ariopsis felis), mero (Epinephelus sp.
Sphyrna lewini is a species with intermediate fecundity (40 embryos in this study), compared with other species as the blue shark, Prionace glauca (100 embryos) or tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier (82 embryos) (Compagno et al.
En las secciones de los cerros Buque y Sichuita se colecto fauna de selaceos, la morfologia de las piezas dentarias permitio su determinacion y establecer precisiones geocronologicas a las escalas de tiempo definidas en la zona, las formas encontradas, tales como Isurus hastalis, Isurus desori y Galeocerdo aduncus, y Hemipristis serra, corresponden a formas del Mioceno Inferior a Medio.
Carcharhinus Grey Reef Shark 1 amblyrhynchos Carcharhinus Blacktip Reef 1,2,3,4,7 melanopterus Shark Carcharhinus leucas Bull Shark 2,4,5,7 Galeocerdo cuvier Tiger Shark 2,3,4,5,8 Rhizoprinodon acutus Milk shark 4,7 Rhizoprinodon Grey sharpnose 7 oligolinx shark Negaprion acutidens Sicklefin Lemon 3?