Stercorarius pomarinus Temminck 1815 (pomarine jaeger)

Aves - Charadriiformes - Stercorariidae

Alternative combination: Lestris pomarinus

Belongs to Stercorarius according to J. F. Clements et al. 2017

See also del Hoyo et al. 2014, Olson and Rasmussen 2001 and Warheit 2002

Sister taxa: Stercorarius antarcticus, Stercorarius longicaudus, Stercorarius maccormicki, Stercorarius parasiticus, Stercorarius shufeldti, Stercorarius skua, Catharacta chilensis

Ecology: ground dwelling carnivore

Distribution: found only at Lee Creek Mine, Yorktown Formation (Pliocene of North Carolina)

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