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Recent observations

Photos / Sounds

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

finatic

Date

September 21, 2014 01:06 PM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Jaegers Genus Stercorarius

Observer

dreierj

Date

August 20, 1989

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Skua Stercorarius skua

Observer

ctracey

Date

September 9, 2014 05:12 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

15214172086_2423b9159b_s

What

arctic skua Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

petemella

Date

September 13, 2014 07:47 AM BST

Description

Bridlington Skua Cruise, September 2014

Photos / Sounds

15050762148_7da7856ee8_s

What

Great Skua Stercorarius skua

Observer

petemella

Date

September 13, 2014 09:08 AM BST

Description

Bridlington Skua Cruise, September 2014

Photos / Sounds

15220065856_47d5f62fd0_s

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

finatic

Date

September 13, 2014 09:29 AM PDT

Description

San Diego County, California, US

Photos / Sounds

What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

dave-barry

Date

September 1, 2014

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

What

Long-tailed skua Stercorarius longicaudus

Observer

nerarctic

Date

July 21, 2014 09:13 PM GST

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

dpom

Date

August 15, 2014

Photos / Sounds

What

Jaegers Genus Stercorarius

Observer

muir

Date

July 10, 2014 12:28 PM AKDT

Description

Possibly the shearwater/jaeger that was floating posted earlier: http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/799429

Photos / Sounds

What

Jaegers Genus Stercorarius

Observer

muir

Date

July 10, 2014 12:16 PM AKDT

Description

I'm hoping that someone with more pelagic experience than I will offer a suggestion on this bird -- a jaeger or a shearwater?

Also see http://www.inaturalist.org/observations/799432 for possible pics of the same bird in flight

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Great Skua Stercorarius skua

Observer

c_michael_hogan

Date

July 21, 2014

Description

This skua was one of numerous skuas spotted in open country on the central part of the island on this sunny afternoon.

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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.