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    • Stercorariidae
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Recent observations

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What

Subantarctic Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 9, 2009

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What

Subantarctic Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 9, 2009

Description

Fighting on the beach.

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What

Subantarctic Skua Stercorarius antarcticus

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

January 9, 2009

Description

Skua baby

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What

South Polar Skua Stercorarius maccormicki

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

November 30, 2007

Description

These skuas were common on the rocky areas near the base. They were loud and cautious of people. Some had nests.

The date of this observation is not exact, but it was within a fortnight of the 30th Nov, 2007.

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What

Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

Observer

paulcools

Date

September 7, 2006

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

paulcools

Date

June 26, 2012

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No photos or sounds

What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

miwasatoshi

Date

July 28, 2007

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 21, 2015 08:19 AM PST

Description

Ventura County, California, US

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

finatic

Date

February 21, 2015 02:20 PM PST

Description

Santa Barbara County, California, US

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What

Pomarine Jaeger Stercorarius pomarinus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 21, 2015 02:19 PM PST

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

jaykeller

Date

February 21, 2015 08:18 AM PST

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What

Parasitic Jaeger Stercorarius parasiticus

Observer

kjartanbirgis

Date

July 13, 2014 07:15 PM WET
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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.