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  South Polar Skua (Catharacta maccormicki)

South Polar Skua | Catharacta maccormicki photo
South Polar Skua in Adélie Land

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SOUTH POLAR SKUA FACTS



Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Charadriiformes
Family:Laridae
Genus:Catharacta
Species:maccormicki
Common Name:South Polar Skua

Relatives in same Genus
  Great Skua (C. antarctica)