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Tiger shark

Edwards, Hugh

Tiger shark

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Published by Angus and Robertson in London (etc.) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Hugh Edwards ; illustrations by John Richards.
SeriesSea Witch series
The Physical Object
Pagination(5),73p. :
Number of Pages73
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16788609M
ISBN 100207132771
OCLC/WorldCa16371004

They are particularly common in places such as Hawaii. Tiger sharks undergo seasonal migrations. Litters range from 10 to 80 pups. The International Union for Conservation of Nature classified the tiger shark as a near threatened species. The tiger shark has a robust head with large eyes and a conspicuously blunt snout. Sport Fish.

They are popular victims of finning and fishing, with their fins being used in soups and medicines. The distinctive teeth seem to have evolved to be able to cut through turtle shells and an adult Tiger shark can easily bite through bone. Diet A previously noted, tiger sharks are known for having the most varied diet in the shark world. Galeocerdo cuvier. Juvenile Tiger shark showing color pattern. The advantage of this is that when it is hunting for its prey, when prey looks at the shark from above, the shark will be camouflaged, since the water below is darker And when prey is below the shark and looks up, of course because of the sun, it is lighter so that the light underbelly will also camouflage the shark.

Thanks to small pits on the snout, which are called the ampullae of Lorenzini, the shark can detect weak electrical impulses generated by other fish, which is a considerable advantage in the hunt. Its skin color may range from blue to light green, with a lighter — white or light yellow belly. The shark makes slight body movements to swim, and thanks to the dorsal fin it can make sudden bursts. Dorcas is accidentally crushed to death, with Tiger Shark and Attuma being defeated and imprisoned. When attacking the shark devours all of its prey. Distinguishing Characteristics Tiger shark Galeocerdo cuvier.


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Tiger shark book

It also serves as a pivot that enables the shark to turn around by degrees. A Upper and lower teeth of Galeocerdo cuvier, and B Juvenile tiger shark showing dentition.

Large specimens can grow to as much as 20 to 25 feet in length and weigh more than 1, pounds. Frequently it is caught also for the oil produced by its liver.

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They are listed as near threatened throughout their range. Usually they are light blue or green with a yellowish underside. It is a wide-ranging species that is at home both in the open ocean as well as shallow coastal waters. The teeth of this species have a structure allowing detachment of meat, bones, and even turtle shells.

Anatomy They are the fourth largest sharks in the ocean, averaging sizes of ft, with larger members of the species reaching 16ft. However, he reverts to his savage ways when his pregnant wife and her tribe are slaughtered by savage undersea creatures called the Faceless Ones. They are particularly common in places such as Hawaii.

Once a tiger shark has its eye on a meal, it moves toward it with a burst of speed and prods it with its snout the way humans prod their food with a fork, getting the lay of the land and preparing to Tiger shark book in for the kill.

Snout is blunt and wide Tiger Shark. They are second only to great whites in attacking people. Behaviour Tiger sharks are a species that we still know relatively little about, especially compared to other species of shark. Another analysis, published in in Scientific Reports, focused on 24 adult tiger sharks in the Atlantic and found that, in the winter months, they stayed in the area around the Caribbean and West Indies.

The pair cause an undersea avalanche that buries them for several months. Moreover, there is a so-called lateral line on the side of the shark, i.

On top, tiger sharks are bluish green to light green, making them difficult to see from above. After Stingray is attacked by War Sharks summoned by Namor when he tried to reason with him, Tiger Shark reluctantly took up Namor's offer and became a member of his Defenders of the Deep.

Tiger sharks are responsible for more recorded attacks on humans than any shark except the great white, but here they are calm, friendly and curious. Namor breaks up the fight and demands their allegiance. On their snouts are small pits that contain electroreceptors. Scientists investigating the stomach contents of tiger sharks have found numerous non-food items, including oil cans, burlap sacks, baseballs, pieces of ships and boats, jewelry, clothing, books, license plates, tires, and cow hooves!

The mouth is large with long labial furrows at the corners of the jaw. In AprilCoogee Aquarium in Sydney, Australia was looking for a big fish to occupy its newly-built pool.

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