What is a group of tigers called?
A group of tigers could be called either a "streak" or a "ambush"
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There are various legends about how the Tigers got their nickname. One involves the orange stripes they wore on their black stockings. Tigers manager George Stallings took credit for the name; however, the name appeared in newspapers before Stallings was manager. Another legend concerns a sportswrit…er equating the 1901 team's opening day victory with the ferocity of his alma mater, the Princeton Tigers. The earliest known use of the name "Tigers" in the news was in the Detroit Free Press on April 16, 1895.. The truth is revealed in Richard Bak's 1998 book, A Place for Summer: A Narrative History of Tiger Stadium . In the 19th century, the city of Detroit had a military unit called the Detroit Light Guard, who were known as "The Tigers". They had played significant roles in certain Civil War battles and in the 1899 Spanish-American War. The baseball team was still informally called both "Wolverines" and "Tigers" in the news. Upon entry into the majors the ballclub sought and received formal permission from the Light Guard to use its trademark and from that day forth it is officially the Tigers .. In short, the Tigers most likely wore stripes because they were already Tigers, rather than the other way around which is the conventional story.. The "Tigers" name originates from the 19th century military unit that was based in the city and held the same name. They are nicknamed "the Motor City Kitties ", "the Bengals ", "the Tigs ", and "the Bless You Boys ". ( Full Answer )
Some questions are tough.But as a Barbadian,nothing is too HARD.Tigers are beautiful.They are part of the cat family,the have strips,they are yellow & black and they have whisker.If you have more questions....................check me later!!!!!!!!!
well why's an eagle called an eagle.. whys a cow called a cow.. The word "tiger" comes from the Greek word "Tigris" then where did Tigris come from? some guy decided to call them that... its how names start
Tigers don't live in groups. They are solitary animals. They only come together to mate.
A Gerbera is the name, scientifically it is known as a "lacus macanumas" meaning 'king of the beasts'.
scientist think so, most sabers fossils are found in groups, so that lead to the thought of them socilizing lolll . yes they did live in packs. (i wonder of they ate each other
A male Tiger is a tiger, female is a tigeress and a baby is a cub
The tiger belongs to the mammal group for it has fur and does not lay eggs.
Tigers, including Bengal tigers, usually don't gather in groups, but in the rare circumstances when they do, the group is called a "streak". All tigers are loners by nature with the females staying with cubs only until they are able to be on their own, then all will go their separate ways.
Tigers are cats, in the group Panthera , which are cats that roar. The scientific name of tigers is panthera tigris .
tigers do not stay in groups they would rather be alone the only time tigers come together is to mate or when a female has cubs
im pretty sure its the bloody boys but it was dubbed the bully buys in Eric Walter's book
solitary and very teritorial tigers don't live in a group only the cubs live with their mother until they reach a certain age
Tigers are loners by nature and usually don't live in groups. When a tiger dies, it's territory is quickly claimed by another tiger.
SIBERIAN TIGER ( Panthera tigris altaica ) Domain: Eukarya Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Subphylum: Vertebrata Class: Mammalia Subclass: Theria Infraclass: Eutheria Order: Carnivora Suborder: Feliformia Family: Felidae Subfamily: Felinae Genus: Panthera Species: Tig…ris Subspecies: Altaica ( Full Answer )
White tigers are simply white Bengal tigers. They are not a separate species or race!
When Tiger Woods' father Earl Woods was serving in Vietnam he had a friend who was a member of the Vietnamese army, His name was Vuong Dang Phong, Earl Woods called him Tiger. Earl Woods gave his son the name Tiger in honour of his friend and he has become known as it.
I'm no snake expert, but I have seen a group of three in one spot on my farm so I would say yes they can live in groups
No. They are solitary beasts. Female tigers can be spotted with one or two cubs but otherwise they are solitary and do not live in groups
No. Evidence indicates tht the Tasmanian Tiger, or Thylacine, was a solitary animal, living and hunting alone.
Tigers are members of the cat family, the largest cat, and are members of the genus Panthera.
There are various legends about how the Tigers got their nickname. One involves the orange stripes they wore on their black stockings. Tigers manager George Stallings took credit for the name; however, the name appeared in newspapers before Stallings was manager. Another legend concerns a sportswrit…er equating the 1901 team's opening day victory with the ferocity of his alma mater, the Princeton Tigers. Richard Bak, in his 1998 book, A Place for Summer: A Narrative History of Tiger Stadium , pp. 46-49, explains that the name originated from the Detroit Light Guard military unit, who were known as "The Tigers". They had played significant roles in certain Civil War battles and in the 1898 Spanish-American War. The baseball team was still informally called both "Wolverines" and "Tigers" in the news. The earliest known use of the name "Tigers" in the media was in the Detroit Free Press on April 16, 1895. Upon entry into the majors, the ballclub sought and received formal permission from the Light Guard to use its trademark. From that day forth, the team has been officially called the Tigers . ( Full Answer )
Tiger hill is a huge hill in Fraserburgh and it is all sand.but no one knows why it is called Tiger hill.
Scientists don't have evidence that they did. But it's known thatTasmian Tigers lived alone and hunted alone. The last known livingThylacine died in 1938, so the question is somewhat moot.
Because they were originally found in Bengal India, hince the name 'Bengal'. Also tigers from that region are sometimes refered to as 'Indian Tigers'
A group of sharks is called a gam, grind, school, herd, pod, collage, or shiver.
Prior to its extinction in the 20th century, the thylacine, or Tasmanian tiger, tended toward being a solitary animal, rather than a pack animal.
i don't like when people hunt tigers don't they know that they can b come extinct
The eye of a tiger is yellow with a black center, the colors shift so they can see at night, the tiger stone has the same colors and when moved up or down or left and right, the colors shift
There has never been a documented case of total melanism in tigers. However, some have extra wide stripes that may make them appear darker than normal tigers. Caldwell claimed to have pursued maneaters in China that were nearly a blue gray color.
tigers are mammals. You can tell this as they have hair, they produce milk and give birth to live young.
tigers are extremely solitary animals very teritorial only the cubs live with their mother until a certain age
cuz they are mainly from the Bengal region. which is a section of Bangladesh and northern India
Because the male's will fight over the female's whilst their in heat and male tigers could kill female tiger cubs
Not usually. Tigers are solitary hunters. There have been occasions where female tigers have been seen hunting with each other.
TIGER, tiger, burning bright. In the forests of the night,. What immortal hand or eye. Could frame thy fearful symmetry?. If it is this English version then it would be William Blake.
There is no "group" in genetics. Here is the White Tiger's classification: Kingdom - Animalia Phylum - Chordata Class - Mammalia Order - Carnivora Family - Felidae Genus - Panthera Species - Tigris The above is the same classification as the regular tiger, since it is only a genetic… condition which makes white tigers white. ( Full Answer )
Scientists have chosen to treat the saber tooth tigers as a semi-relative of the big cat species we are familiar with today, using the same names for the different relationships found in today's big cats. Therefore, a group of saber tooth tigers would be called a pride.
Tigers live in groups because they fell more safe as a group and have less chances of other animals killing them.
The Tasmanian tiger, or Thylacine, was not a tiger, but a carnivorous marsupial. It was not related to the tiger in any way, being a marsupial, but it had a vague resemblance to a small tiger by its colouring. Its fur was grey-brown (not orange, as sometimes depicted), and it had up to 16 black or b…rown stripes on its back, predominantly at the tail end. The name of "tiger" was first suggested by Dutch crewman Jacobszoon who was aboard Abel Tasman's ship when he discovered Tasmania in 1642, naming it Van Diemen's Land. As several crew explored the island, Jacobszoon described seeing "footprints not ill-resembling the claws of a [tyger]". Once convicts arrived in Tasmania after 1804, they referred to the "native tiger", and the name grew from there, even though early free settlers referred to the "marsupial wolf". ( Full Answer )
order: Carnivora family: Felidae subfamily: Patherinae genus: Panthera species: Panthera Tigris subspecies: Panthera Tigris Tigris
No. Tigers are solitary predators. They live and hunt alone for most of the time. During mating season tigers can be found along with their mating partner. Apart from the mating season, male tigers don't tolerate the presence of other males in their territory. Female tigers can be spotted with one o…r more cubs when she is rearing them. After the cubs mature, they go their own way and continue living alone. ( Full Answer )
da they live in sumatra you person, why did you even type up this question anyway it is so simple. bye for now see you later peeps
Because the Bengal tiger is origianally from Bangledesh, but Bangledesh is such a long word, that people just went with the Bay of Bengal, and the language spoken there is Bengali.
Tiger sharks live on there own. The only time they will be in a group is when they are catching fish but then once they catch the fish they separative to different directions. By Shahid Russell in Berwick Alternative K-8 in 5th Grade Also by Javon Alison in Berwick Alternative K-8 in 5th Grade Also… By Kylon in Berwick Alternative K-8 in 5th Grade ( Full Answer )
Tigers, like cougars and other big cats exempting lions, actually prefer to hunt on their own so that they don't have to share (they're quite greedy), so during spring and other times when prey is abundant they usually go off on their own or in pairs of a male and his mate. However, during heavy win…ters and other times of extreme famine, they have been known to hunt in packs, and live in that pack until the food shortage is over. ( Full Answer )
Unlike their relative the lion, tigers are much less social. Only coming together to mate. Females with cubs are the only other reason more than one may be seen together.
Tigers evolved as lone hunters mainly because of the habitats they occur in. Lions, being found in more open country, needed to associate to increase their chances of obtaining food. Tigers are animals of forests and jungles, and use this cover to approach prey unseen.
The men were extradited on charges of supporting the Tamil Tigers, a Sri Lankan separatist group, and had been sought by the United States since 2006.
The Flying Tigers were a volunteer group that there part of the Chinese air force. They flew in between 1941-1942 and were comprised of United States pilots from the Army, Navy and Marine Corps.