Tiger Shark (Galeocerdo cuvieri) denticles print is a photograph of the skin of a tiger shark taken with a scanning electron microscope. The tiger shark is one of the largest sharks and one of the great top predators in warm oceans. They can reach 12-14 ft and weigh 1000-1500 pounds. Large tiger sharks are primarily predators on large sea turtles. Their teeth are adapted for sawing through the hard turtle shell. They can cut a large loggerhead turtle in pieces that they can swallow. Tiger sharks have a wide diet and they do not disdain any morsel. They are even scavengers, eating dead fish and dead whales.
The image if from The Sharks of North America. It serves as a standard reference on sharks for the twenty-first century. The beautiful Tiger Shark denticles 8″ x10″ print is on archival quality paper suitable for framing.