Great Skua - Stercorarius skua

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Scientific Name Stercorarius skua
Author (Brunnich, 1764)
Taxonomic Rank Species
Taxonomic # 660059
Common Names English: Great Skua
French: Grand Labbe
Current Standing valid
Taxonomic Parents Kingdom: Animalia
  Phylum: Chordata
    Subphylum: Vertebrata
      Class: Aves
        Order: Charadriiformes
          Family: Stercorariidae
            Genus: Stercorarius
Taxonomic Children
Synonyms (since 1950)
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Physical Description / Field Identification

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ITIS TSN660059
Status - ESA, U.S. FWS -
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Status - Red List, IUCN -
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#records (spatial)13,900
#records (non-spatial)0
#datasets5
Year1979 - 2016
Latitude-22.44 - 70.63
Longitude-141.10 - 57.66
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