Definition of Galeocerdo
1. Noun. Tiger sharks.
Generic synonyms: Fish Genus
Group relationships: Carcharhinidae, Family Carcharhinidae
Member holonyms: Galeocerdo Cuvieri, Tiger Shark
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Galeocerdo
Literary usage of Galeocerdo
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Proceedings of the Royal Society of Victoria by Royal Society of Victoria (Melbourne, Vic.), Royal Society of Victoria (1904)
"Genus galeocerdo, Müller and Henle. galeocerdo davisi, nom. mut. ... 167), Davis included a tooth of galeocerdo with his ..."
2. Maryland Geological Survey by Maryland Geological Survey (1904)
"galeocerdo TRIQUETER n. sp 89 12. Inner face of the type and only known specimen. Charles County near — • .... j Nat " ' "" " mer face of the type and only ..."
3. State Geological Survey of Kansas. [Reports] by Kansas Geological Survey (1902)
"Its distinction from galeocerdo, under which name some of its species have been described, is based upon the solidity of the teeth — those of galeocerdo ..."
4. Guide to the Gallery of Fishes in the Department of Zoology of the British by William George Ridewood (1908)
"In the genus galeocerdo the spiracle is minute ; there are pits at the root of the ... A small specimen of the Tiger Shark, , galeocerdo tigrinus, 62, ..."