Taxonomic Drilldown

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Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Aves
Order Charadriiformes
Family Laridae
Genus Catharacta

List of Individual Species - see Taxon profile using the name of the taxa.

Catharacta chilensis (Bonaparte, 1857) Chilean Skua
Catharacta lonnbergi lonnbergi Subantarctic Skua (southern)
Catharacta lonnbergi Mathews, 1912 Brown Skua
Catharacta maccormicki (Saunders,1893) South Polar Skua
Catharacta skua Br¿nnich,1764 Great Skua