Brown Skua Catharacta antarctica


Catry, P., A. Almeida, M. Lecoq, J. Granadeiro and R. Matias. 2011. Low breeding success and sharp population decline at the largest known Falkland skua colony. . Polar Biology 34: 1239-1244.

Chu, P.C., Eisenschenk, S.K. and Zhu, S.T. 2009. Skeletal morphology and the phylogeny of skuas (Aves: Charadriiformes, Stercorariidae). Zoological Journal of the Linnean Society 157: 612–621. doi: j.1096-3642.2009.00539.x.

del Hoyo, J.; Elliott, A.; Sargatal, J. 1996. Handbook of the Birds of the World, vol. 3: Hoatzin to Auks. Lynx Edicions, Barcelona, Spain.

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BirdLife International (2023) Species factsheet: Catharacta antarctica. Downloaded from on 26/03/2023. Recommended citation for factsheets for more than one species: BirdLife International (2023) IUCN Red List for birds. Downloaded from on 26/03/2023.