WoRMS taxon details

Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorStercorarius pomarinus (Temminck, 1815)

137173 (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:137173)
accepted
Species
marine
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 65-78 cm (including tail streamers)....  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 65-78 cm (including tail streamers). Plumage: pale morph above dark brown; cap blackish; below yellowish white, darkly barred on sides and flanks with mottled or barred dark breastband; sides of neck and collar behind neck yellow when breeding; dark morph above and below uniform dark brown with darker cap; face dull yellowish; central rectrices rounded and twisted at tip. Immature barred above and below without central long central rectrices. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill dark brown or grey with a black tip, long with a strong hook; feet and legs black, bluish above. Habitat: open ocean. Scarce palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-arctic  
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-arctic [details]
Adriaens, P. (2011). Stercorarius pomarinus. Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=137173 on 2017-11-22

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additional source Grand Manan Whale and Seabird Research Station., available online at http://www.gmwsrs.org/main.htm [details]   

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additional source Urban, E.K., C.H. Fry & S. Keith (1986). The Birds of Africa, Volume II. Academic Press, London. [details]   

additional source Squires, H.J. 1990. Decapod Crustacea of the Atlantic coast of Canada. Canadian Bulletin of Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences 221. 532 p. [details]   

additional source Peterson, R.T. and V.M. Peterson. 2002. A field guide to the birds of eastern and central North America. Fifth Edition. Peterson Field Guide Series. Houghton Mifflin Company. New York. 427 p.  [details]   

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additional source Gallardo, J. C., V. Macías, and E. Velarde. 2009. Birds (Vertebrata: Aves) of the Gulf of Mexico, Pp. 1321–1342 in Felder, D.L. and D.K. Camp (eds.), Gulf of Mexico–Origins, Waters, and Biota. Biodiversity. Texas A&M Press, College Station, Texas. [details]   

additional source Liu J.Y. [Ruiyu] (ed.). (2008). Checklist of marine biota of China seas. China Science Press. 1267 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]  Available for editors  PDF available [request] 

additional source Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS). , available online at http://www.itis.gov [details]   

additional source Cattrijsse, A.; Vincx, M. (2001). Biodiversity of the benthos and the avifauna of the Belgian coastal waters: summary of data collected between 1970 and 1998. Sustainable Management of the North Sea. Federal Office for Scientific, Technical and Cultural Affairs: Brussel, Belgium. 48 pp. (look up in IMIS[details]   

context source (HKRMS) HKBWS. (2013). Hong Kong Bird Report 2011. The Hong Kong Bird Watching Society.  [details]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorBreeding Category Vagrant [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDescription Length: 65-78 cm (including tail streamers). Plumage: pale morph above dark brown; cap blackish; below yellowish white, darkly barred on sides and flanks with mottled or barred dark breastband; sides of neck and collar behind neck yellow when breeding; dark morph above and below uniform dark brown with darker cap; face dull yellowish; central rectrices rounded and twisted at tip. Immature barred above and below without central long central rectrices. Bare parts: iris dark brown; bill dark brown or grey with a black tip, long with a strong hook; feet and legs black, bluish above. Habitat: open ocean. Scarce palearctic migrant. <389><391><393> [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDimensions Length: 21" (53 cm); Wingspan: 48" (122 cm) [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution North America [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution circum-arctic [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorIUCN Red List Category Least Concern [details]

Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorReproduction Breeds on the barrens in the high Arctic of Eurasia as well as North America. Winters mainly at sea from Virginia to the West Indies and off North Africa and in the Pacific from California to Peru and off the coast of Australia. [details]
 

LanguageName 
Bulgarian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorГолям морелетник  [details]
Danish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormellemkjove  [details]
Dutch Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormiddelste jager  [details]
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpomathorine skuaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpomarine skuaUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpomarine jaeger  [details]
French Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorstercoraire pomarinUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlabbe pomarin  [details]
German Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorSpatelraubmöweUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormittlere Raubmöwe  [details]
Hebrew Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorחמסן רחב-אברה  [details]
Japanese Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorトウゾクカモメ  [details]
Lithuanian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbukauodegis plėšikas  [details]
Modern Greek (1453-) Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorΓαλαζόραμφος ληστόγλαρος  [details]
Norwegian Bokmål Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolarjo  [details]
Norwegian Nynorsk Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpolarjo  [details]
Polish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorwydrzyk tęposterny  [details]
Russian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorпоморник средний  [details]
Scottish Gaelic Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editormeirleach pomairíneach  [details]
Slovenian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorlopatasta govnačka  [details]
Spanish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorpágalo pomarino  [details]
Swedish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorbredstjärtad labb  [details]
Turkish Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorküt kuyruklu korsan martı  [details]
Ukrainian Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorСередній поморникUnreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorПоморник середній  [details]
Welsh Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorsgiwen fach  [details]