WoRMS name details

Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders, 1893)

159073  (urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:159073)

 unaccepted (synonym)
Species
marine
Distribution North America; Oceania; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic to southern Florida  
Distribution North America; Oceania; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic to southern Florida [details]

Distribution circum-antarctic  
Distribution circum-antarctic [details]
WoRMS (2018). Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders, 1893). Accessed at: http://marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=159073 on 2018-04-23
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2005-05-27 09:47:05Z
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2011-04-04 14:27:54Z
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basis of record Banks, R.C., R.W. McDiarmid, and A.L. Gardner. 1987. Checklist of vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Resource Publication No. 166. 79 p. [details]   

additional source Robbins, C. S. (1983). Golden field Guide to Birds of North America. Golden press. 360p. [details]   

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

additional source Peterson, R.T.; Peterson, V.M. (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]   

additional source King, C.M.; Roberts, C.D.; Bell, B.D.; Fordyce, R.E.; Nicoll, R.S.; Worthy, T.H.; Paulin, C.D.; Hitchmough, R.A.; Keyes, I.W.; Baker, A.N.; Stewart, A.L.; Hiller, N.; McDowall, R.M.; Holdaway, R.N.; McPhee, R.P.; Schwarzhans, W.W.; Tennyson, A.J.D.; Rust, S.; Macadie, I. (2009). Phylum Chordata: lancelets, fishes, amphibians, reptiles, birds, mammals, in: Gordon, D.P. (Ed.) (2009). New Zealand inventory of biodiversity: 1. Kingdom Animalia: Radiata, Lophotrochozoa, Deuterostomia. pp. 431-554. [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]   
 
 Present  Inaccurate  Introduced: alien 
 

From other sources
Breeding Category Breeding [details]

Dimensions Length: 21" (53 cm); Wingspan: 52" (132 cm) [details]

Distribution North America; Oceania; range extends throughout the Canadian Atlantic to southern Florida [details]

Distribution circum-antarctic [details]

IUCN Red List Category Least Concern [details]
LanguageName 
English south polar skua  [details]
German Südpolar-SkuaAntarktik-Skua  [details]
Lithuanian makormiko plėšikas  [details]
Polish wydrzyk antarktyczny  [details]
Slovenian antarktična govnačka  [details]
Spanish págalo polar  [details]
Turkish büyük güney kutbu martısı  [details]