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Juvenile Pomarine Jaeger

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Colouring Brown body with broad bars under tail
Voice Usually silent
Feeds on Lemmings, seabird, fish and offal
Flight Strong and direct, smooth wingbeats
Nesting Ground
Social Small Flocks
Juvenile Pomarine Jaeger
Juvenile Pomarine Jaeger
Also Known As ..
Pomarine Skua
Page Last Updated 3/29/2020 7:45:02 AM
Base Information
Sex Both
Age Juvenile
Status LC-Least Concern
Order Charadriiformes
Family Stercorariidae
Species Stercorarius pomarinus
Category Skuas
StdName Pomarine Jaeger
Vital Statistics
Length 18.1 to 20.1 ins
Weight 19.5 to 31.9 ozs
Wingspan 44.5 to 49.2 ins
Lifespan 10 to 15 years
Beak Length Short
Beak Width Medium
Beak Shape General
Tail Length Medium
Distribution (underline = this CommonName used here) YCommon SScarce RRare NNot Seen
Region EUEurope
Region NANorth America
Country CACanada
Country USUnited States
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Bird Id - Bird Identification - Juvenile Pomarine Jaeger (Species=Stercorarius pomarinus / Standard Name=Pomarine Jaeger)