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Recent observations

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What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

joannerapley

Date

December 16, 2009 09:41 AM AWST

Photos / Sounds

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

emily_r

Date

April 17, 2016 10:30 AM NZST

Place

Waitara (Google, OSM)

Description

Skua feeding on bait ball and hassling terns and gulls

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South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki

Observer

cbeard

Date

November 13, 2005

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What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

cbeard

Date

March 9, 2013

Description

juvenile, scavenging carcasses of little blue penguins

Photos / Sounds

What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

February 27, 2016 11:40 AM PST

Description

Awful photos. It flew in from the ocean over the pond, freaking out all the shorebirds/stilts, and kept on going. They do winter here, according to the Audubon field guide. I can't think what else it might have been.

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Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

jay

Date

March 6, 2016 01:36 PM MST

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

mattiamenchetti

Date

March 2, 2016 05:14 PM EET

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No photos or sounds

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

paulcools

Date

February 18, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

andyjones

Date

November 5, 2011 12:17 PM EDT

Description

Pomarine Skua. Stercorarius pomarinus. Please acknowledge any use of this photo: Andy Jones, Cleveland Museum of Natural History.

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

terathopius

Date

June 12, 2015 10:49 PM HST

Photos / Sounds

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

crotalinae

Date

January 14, 2016 10:35 PM PST

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What

Great Skua Stercorarius skua

Observer

nilsradecker

Date

July 14, 2015

Place

Hebrides (Google, OSM)
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Description from Wikipedia

The skuas /ˈskjuːə/ are a group of seabirds with about seven species forming the family Stercorariidae and the genus Stercorarius. The three smaller skuas are called jaegers in the Americas.

No range data available.
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