Parasitic Jaeger

Stercorarius parasiticus - Labbe parasite

Systematics
  • Order 
    :

    Charadriiformes

  • Family
    :

    Stercorariidés

  • Genus
    :

    Stercorarius

  • Species
    :

    parasiticus

Descriptor

Linnaeus, 1758

Biometrics
  • Size
    : 46 cm
  • Wingspan
    : 110 à 125 cm.
  • Weight
    : 380 à 600 g
Longevity

18 years

Geographic range

Distribution

Description identification

Parasitic Jaeger (Stercorarius parasiticus) is a species of bird in the Stercorariidae family.

Subspecific information monotypic species

Foreign names

  • Labbe parasite,
  • Págalo Parásito,
  • Moleiro-parasítico,
  • Schmarotzerraubmöwe,
  • Ékfarkú halfarkas,
  • Kleine Jager,
  • Labbo,
  • Kustlabb,
  • Tyvjo,
  • pomorník príživný,
  • chaluha příživná,
  • Almindelig Kjove,
  • merikihu,
  • Arktiese Roofmeeu,
  • paràsit cuapunxegut,
  • Kjói,
  • wydrzyk ostrosterny,
  • īsastes klijkaija,
  • bodičasta govnačka,
  • Короткохвостый поморник,
  • Camar-kejar arktika,
  • クロトウゾクカモメ,
  • 短尾贼鸥,
  • นกสกัวขั้วโลกเหนือ,
  • 短尾賊鷗,

Voice song and cries

Habitat

Grassland : Tundra ; Marine Neritic : Pelagic, Subtidal Rock and Rocky Reefs, Subtidal Loose Rock/pebble/gravel, Subtidal Sandy, Subtidal Sandy-Mud, Macroalgal/Kelp, Seagrass (Submerged), Estuaries ; Marine Oceanic : Epipelagic (0-200m), Mesopelagic (200-1000m)

Geographic range

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