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  Great Skua (Catharacta antarctica)

Great Skua | Catharacta antarctica photo
Great Skua, Antarctica. (From U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Polar Sea, Antarctica)

Image by U.S. Coast Guard - License: Public Domain.    (view image details)

GREAT SKUA FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Catharacta
Species:antarctica
Common Name:Great Skua

Relatives in same Genus
  South Polar Skua (C. maccormicki)