Stercorarius


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Noun1.Stercorarius - type genus of the Stercorariidae: jaegersStercorarius - type genus of the Stercorariidae: jaegers
bird genus - a genus of birds
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thayeri Brooks, Thayer's gull I R Rhodostethia rosea (MacGillivray), I R Ross's gull Rissa tridactyla (Linnaeus), I R black-legged kittiwake Rynchops niger Linnaeus, black I R skimmer Stercorarius logicaudus Vieillot, N R long-tailed jaeger S.
Species included Cory's shearwater, Calonectris diomedo; magnificent frigatebird, Fregata magnificens; cliff swallow, Hirundo pyrrhonota; Bonaparte's gull, Larus philadelphia; Pomarine jaeger, Stercorarius pomarinus; masked booby, Sula dactylatra; brown booby, Sula leucogaster; and red-footed booby, Sula sula.
Social organization and foraging ecology in the Arctic skua Stercorarius parasiticus: a test of the food defendability hypothesis.