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    • Stercorariidae
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Recent observations

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

johnnybirder

Date

May 28, 2011

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

eliane-taraneh

Date

June 26, 2015

Place

Þakgil (Google, OSM)

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Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

August 24, 2015

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

sara4

Date

August 23, 2015

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

anudibranchmom

Date

August 21, 2015 09:28 AM PDT

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 21, 2015 10:23 AM PDT

Description

3 Parasitic Jaegers going after an Elegant Tern

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What

South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki

Date

September 7, 2011

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Square

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 18, 2015 10:42 AM PDT

Description

Three Parasitic Jaegers pirating Elegant Terns just off the beach

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Date

July 5, 2013

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Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

Observer

chartuso

Date

July 29, 2012 09:19 PM MDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Photo by Christian Artuso of an aggressive Long-tailed Jaeger near Schmok Lake, Manitoba. The Manitoba Breeding Bird Atlas (www.birdatlas.mb.ca) confirmed this species breeding in MB for the first time ever in 2012

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 12, 2015 11:18 AM PDT

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 12, 2015 10:42 AM PDT

Description

Slimmer bodied than Pomarine, lacking much of a breast band and spike-like inner tail feathers

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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.