Tiger sharks feed on sperm whale carcass off Pahoa, Hawaii

YouTube user honuaconsulting has posted a video documenting numerous tiger sharks (Galeocerdo cuvier) feeding on the carcass of a sperm whale (Physeter macrocephalus).

According to KHON-2, the footage was shot last week off of Pahoa, Hawaii. The carcass was approximately 50′ in length and was expected to be removed by government agencies working in conjunction with a private contractor, according to the report.

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