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Stercorarius Brisson 1760 (skua)

Reptilia - Charadriiformes - Stercorariidae

PaleoDB taxon number: 36648

Synonyms: Catharacta Brünnich 1764 (no. 83382), Lestris Temminck 1815 (no. 83383)

Parent taxon: Stercorariidae according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Stercorarius antarcticus, Stercorarius longicaudus, Stercorarius maccormicki, Stercorarius parasiticus, Stercorarius pomarinus, Stercorarius shufeldti, Stercorarius skua

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Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore