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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_skua

The great skua (Stercorarius skua) is a large seabird in the skua family Stercorariidae. The English name and species name "skua" is believed to originate from ...

www.audubon.org/field-guide/bird/great-skua

Breeds mainly in Iceland and on islands north of Great Britain; in North America, very seldom seen from shore, although it may be common far offshore during ...

www.orkney.com/about/nature/birds/great-skua

This great pirate of the skies is infamous in Orkney for terrorising anyone who goes near its nest during the breeding season. Always known in Orkney as the ...

www.birdwatchireland.ie/IrelandsBirds/GreatSkua/tabid/346/Default.aspx

Great Skua. Stercorarius skua. Meirleach mór. Status: Passage migrant off all Irish coasts from April to October. A few pairs breed on isolated islands off the west ...

identify.whatbird.com/obj/1049/overview/Great_Skua.aspx

Great Skua: Large, heavy-bodied seabird, prominent white patch in primary feathers. Body color ranges from a light bleached to dark brown, all have a ...

www.rspb.org.uk/birds-and-wildlife/bird-and-wildlife-guides/bird-a-z/g/greatskua

The great skua is an aggressive pirate of the seas, deliberately harrassing birds as large as gannets to steal a free meal. It also readily kills and eats smaller ...

www.arkive.org/great-skua/stercorarius-skua

Learn more about the Great skua - with amazing Great skua photos and facts on Arkive.

www.iucnredlist.org/details/22694160/0

Catharacta skua, C. antarctica and C. maccormicki (Sibley and Monroe 1990, 1993), cross-regional species, are retained as separate species contra Christidis  ...

www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/jul/19/birdwatch-great-skua-scottish-islands

Jul 19, 2015 ... Great skuas are impressive birds. With their dark brown plumage and broad wings they look rather like a cross between a buzzard and a gull, ...