Pomarine

Po´ma`rine


a.1.(Zool.) Having the nostril covered with a scale.
Pomarine jager
(Zool.) a North Atlantic jager (Stercorarius pomarinus) having the elongated middle tail feathers obtuse. The adult is black.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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On Monday, a Sooty Shearwater was seen from Porth Ysgaden and two Pomarine Skuas from Cemlyn.
The two species that migrate through our waters are the bulky pomarine skua and the elegant long-tailed skua.
We've entertained some real rarities, such as the highly publicised lesser bittern, the very photogenic little swift, Redcar's spotted sandpiper, the long staying pomarine skua at South Gare and even a hen harrier.
Kentucky-based Fred Seitz of Brookdale Farm has spent 452,000gns this week on four lots, including the Juddmonte filly Pomarine.
TODAY'S SARABAND SELECTIONS: BANGOR: 2.20 I'm A Gangster, 2.50 Benheir, 3.20 Kealshore Again, 3.50 Henry San, 4.20 Too Generous, 4.50 Justazippy SOUTHWELL: 2.30 Elegant Girl, 3.00 Stag Hill, 3.30 Hoofalong, 4.00 Palladius, 4.30 No Dominion, 5.00 Strong Man, 5.30 Tiradito, 6.00 Symphony Star (nap) WARWICK: 2.10 Daring Damsel, 2.40 Secretinthepark, 3.10 Magique, 3.40 Light Rose, 4.10 Herbalist, 4.40 Consider Yourself, 5.10 Perfect Pastime, 5.45 Taroum WOLVERHAMPTON: 5.40 Millie N Aire, 6.10 Methaaly, 6.40 Cut Across, 7.10 Ghost Train, 7.40 Marchwood, 8.10 Pomarine, 8.40 Spin A Wish, 9.10 Fortunate Bid Double: Symphony Star and Secretinthepark
BANGOR: 2.20 I'm A Gangster, 2.50 An Capall Mor, 3.20 Kealshore Again, 3.50 Henry San, 4.20 Hannah Jacques, 4.50 Justazippy SOUTHWELL: 2.30 Elegant Girl, 3.00 Stag Hill, 3.30 Hoofalong, 4.00 Palladius, 4.30 No Dominion, 5.00 Strong Man, 5.30 Tiradito, 6.00 Symphony Star WARWICK: 2.10 Daring Damsel, 2.40 SECRETINTHEPARK (NAP), 3.10 Magique, 3.40 Light Rose, 4.10 Herbalist, 4.40 Consider Yourself, 5.10 Perfect Pastime, 5.45 Taroum WOLVERHAMPTON: 5.40 Millie N Aire, 6.10 Methaaly, 6.40 Cut Across, 7.10 Ghost Train, 7.40 Marchwood, 8.10 Pomarine, 8.40 Spin A Wish, 9.10 Fortunate Bid DOUBLE: Secretinthepark and Symphony Star
TOMORROW'S TOP TIPS SOUTHWELL: 2.30 Elegant Girl, 3.00 Stag Hill, 3.30 Hoofalong, 4.00 Palladius, 4.30 No Dominion, 5.00 Strong Man, 5.30 Tiradito, 6.00 Symphony Star WARWICK: 2.10 Daring Damsel, 2.40 Secretinthepark, 3.10 Magique, 3.40 Light Rose, 4.10 Mission Approved, 4.40 Consider Yourself, 5.10 Perfect Pastime, 5.45 Taroum WOLVERHAMPTON: 5.40 Millie N Aire, 6.10 Methaaly, 6.40 Cut Across, 7.10 Ghost Train, 7.40 Marchwood, 8.10 Pomarine, 8.40 Spin A Wish, 9.10 Fortunate Bid DEREK BROWN'S NAP: Mission Approved (4.10 Warwick)
The picture above shows two Pomarine Skuas still in the high Arctic last week, so there's plenty time yet.
pomarinus (Temminck), pomarine N R jaeger Sterna antillarum (Lesson), least I R tern S.
-SEVERAL Pomarine Skuas are spending winter around the British coast.
Lemmings are prey for many arctic species, including arctic foxes (Alopex lagopus), pomarine jaegers (Stercorarius pomarinus), and snowy owls (Nyctea scandiaca), especially in years with lemming population highs.
Only pomarine and parasitic jaegers are close to shore, larger and more ponderous than their long-tailed cousins.