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  • English
    • Greater Skuas (Bonxies), Lesser Skuas (Jaegers)
    • Skuas and Jaegers
  • Scientific Names
    • Stercorariidae
  • Spanish
    • Salteadores y escúas

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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Subantarctic skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

sarah_richardson

Date

December 6, 2013

Description

In Poa astonii tussockland.

Photos / Sounds

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

October 17, 2014

Description

Harassing an elegant tern

Photos / Sounds

What

Brown Skua Catharacta skua ssp. lonnbergi

Observer

chrismorse

Date

January 10, 2008 02:41 PM NZDT

Description

Apparently became quite resident, feeding on fish scraps, on beach at North Pegasus Hut.
Being dive bombed by tern in second photo.
I see NZ Bird has Brown or Subantarctic Skua recorded as Catharacta antarctica.

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 8, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 8, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Catharacta skua ssp. lonnbergi

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 7, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 6, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 5, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 2, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 2, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 2, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Brown Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

zlbc

Date

February 1, 2011

Description

[Daily Sightings Log, Campbell Island Bicentennial Expedition]

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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.