Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Tiger Shark

Galeocerdo cuvieri, commonly known as Tiger shark, is a large dangerous shark that lives in warm ocean waters. It has a long upper tail lobe and dorsal fin, and can measure up to 5 m (17 ft) in length. It is blue or grey in color with stripes on the sides, when they are young. With deeply-notched teeth, the Tiger shark feeds on fishes, mollusks, turtles, seals, etc.