Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus Vieillot, 1819

Order: Charadriiformes Family: Stercorariidae Status: Vagrant to Madeira

Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

Recommended birdwatching tours & sea trips to watch this bird

Zino’s Petrel Pelagic Expedition

Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

Stercorarius longicaudus Biometrics

Wingspan: 105 - 115 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Total length: 48 - 53 cm (Beaman & Madge, 2011)
Weight: 250 - 450 g (Hume, 2002)

Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

Status

Madeira local status by Romano et al, 2010: Seasonal
Madeira local status by Zino et al, 1995: Only 1 record
Conservation status by the IUCN Red List Categories, 2013: Least Concern ver 3.1

Long-tailed Jaeger Stercorarius longicaudus

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