Big Tiger Shark caught off the Northern Dominican Coast

Helmut Nickel, Shark Year Magazine,
22. April 2012

Date: reported on 21. April 2012.

Location: Dominican Republic.

Species: Tiger shark ( Galeocerdo cuvier ).

Size: said to be ca. 800 pounds in weight.

According to the source, fishermen captured this specimen

in the waters of Las Terrenas in the SamanĂ¡ Province.

You can find a video of the shark on youtube ( here ).

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1 Comment

  1. nicholas acierno

    those tigers just love that tropical water!!!!!!!

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