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tiger shark

[′tī·gər ‚shärk]
(vertebrate zoology)
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Mr Cropp said he believed the Lonergans were dead before the search started, giving a graphic description of how a tiger shark would have circled them before going in for the kill.
UP CLOSE Eli Martinez with Jenn the tiger shark. Pic: Magnus News Agency
"The reason for the declining number of sand tiger sharks is linked to the fact that they were either hunted for causing many shark attacks and also for being captured by fishermen.
It wasn't long before they were surrounded by tiger sharks.
Open to all PADI certified divers, 'speciality dives' will treat the adventurous, in Dive 1, to a swimming session with sand tiger sharks, reef sharks, rays and the newest members of the aquarium aquatic family, the scalloped hammerhead sharks and silvertip sharks.
John spent a month filming the feeding frenzy that sees deadly tiger sharks converging around French Frigate Shoals for a three-week period when the albatross young get ready to make their first flight.
"Sand tiger sharks are amazing creatures and their arrival to the aquarium marks a major milestone for the project."
Dragons were two men short of a full team and gratefully accepted the services of Tiger Sharks 'loan' players Cameron and Luke.
Sand tiger sharks, for example, eat their brothers and sisters inside their mother's womb!
Palatine Park Districts Tiger Sharks Swim Team Fall Tryouts take place from 5 to 7 p.m.
Tiger sharks are considered to be (http://www.iucnredlist.org/details/39378/0) at lower risk than loggerheads.