cuvier cuvier

Definition(s):

  • (n) French naturalist known as the father of comparative anatomy (1769-1832)

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  • Mysterious Wanderings of Tiger Sharks Tracked

    A new four-year study of tiger sharks off the coast of Australia has revealed patterns in the animals' mysterious migratory wanderings, including curious differences based on the gender and age of the sharks. The study, led by Jonathan Werry, a researcher at Griffith University in Australia, tracked 33 tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) using satellite and acoustic transmitters as they traveled ...
    on January 9, 2014     Source: LiveScience.com via Yahoo! News

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