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tiger shark

[′tī·gər ‚shärk]
(vertebrate zoology)
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Summary: Equity manager based in NY killed by a tiger shark while scuba diving on a remote Costa Rican island, according to media reports
At this point I thought I was gone - four nautical miles out to sea with a huge tiger shark following me - I thought this was it, this is how I am going to die," he said.
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.
As part of the programme, Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo expects to set scientific protocols in areas including the handling of Sand Tiger Sharks, sperm collection and its cryopreservation, ultrasound monitoring of female sharks and hormone analysis to assess their reproductive cycle, the artificial insemination process and potential live birth of pups.
The collaboration is hoping to not only help build a population of sand tiger sharks in Dubai, but also contribute to creating the world's first shark gene bank through the cryopreservation.
We have the chance to tag more tiger sharks with OCEARCH satellite technology over a period of a few weeks than our team has in the past 14 years in Queensland waters," Dr.
Summary: A pack of tiger sharks has been spotted feeding on a huge whale carcass near Rottnest island off the Western Australian coast.
The all-new Dubai Aquarium speciality dive is a three-dive initiative that offers PADI certified visitors over the age of 10 years, the opportunity to explore underwater photography and joining in the excitement as aquarium experts feed the sand tiger sharks in Dubai Aquarium.
If sand tiger sharks had a biennial cycle, it would be necessary for all the "resting" females to leave the southeastern United States waters after parturition and spend their off year elsewhere, just to reappear the following year at mating time.
5 Jonny also took a dip with three 30st sand tiger sharks at the Blue Planet Aquarium in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire.
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CARDIFF Dragons won 2-1 against Solent and Gosport Tiger Sharks at under-10 level.