Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>

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Distribution

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
  • Geographic distribution
    A description of the geographic distribution, or range, of the taxon. Includes descriptions of global, regional, or political aspects of range and whether the taxon is native or introduced in portions of the range and endemicity.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/ontology/voc/SPMInfoItems#Distribution
Geographic distribution
Additional detail Belgian Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Iceland World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Irish Exclusive economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Orkney Islands World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Portuguese Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail Spanish Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
Additional detail United Kingdom Exclusive Economic Zone World Register of Marine Species  
  • Latitude
    The geographic latitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are north of the Equator, negative values are south of it. Legal values lie between -90 and 90, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLatitude
Latitude min
Additional detail -68.6 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 70.63 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
  • Longitude
    The geographic longitude (in decimal degrees, using the spatial reference system given in geodeticDatum) of the geographic center of a Location. Positive values are east of the Greenwich Meridian, negative values are west of it. Legal values lie between -180 and 180, inclusive.
    http://rs.tdwg.org/dwc/terms/decimalLongitude
Longitude min
Additional detail -118 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 77.97 degrees OBIS Environmental Information  

Physical Description

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
Weight
Additional detail 1.34 kg adult AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Ecology

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
Habitat
Additional detail marine habitat
  • Marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
IUCN  
Additional detail terrestrial habitat
  • Terrestrial habitat
    A habitat that is on or at the boundary of the surface of the Earth.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00002009
IUCN  
Habitat
Additional detail beach
  • Beach
    A landform consisting of loose rock particles such as sand, gravel, shingle, pebbles, cobble, or even shell fragments along the shoreline of a body of water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000091
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail estuary
  • Estuary
    A semi-enclosed coastal body of water with one or more rivers or streams flowing into it, and with a free connection to the open sea.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000045
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail fish farm
  • Fish farm
    A facility in which fish are raised commercially in tanks or enclosures, usually for food.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000294
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail marine habitat
  • Marine habitat
    A habitat that is in or on a sea or ocean containing high concentrations of dissolved salts and other total dissolved solids (typically >35 grams dissolved salts per litre).
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000569
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail mediterranean Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail oceanic island
  • Oceanic island
    An island that does not sit on a continental shelf, and is of volcanic origin.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000222
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pasture
  • Pasture
    Grassland used for grazing of ungulate livestock as part of a farm or ranch.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000266
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail pelagic zone Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail peninsula
  • Peninsula
    A body of land jutting out into and nearly surrounded by water.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000305
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sand
  • Sand
    A naturally occurring granular material composed of finely divided rock and mineral particles.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_01000017
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail sea
  • Sea
    A large expanse of saline water usually connected with an ocean.
    http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/ENVO_00000016
Environments - EOL project  
Additional detail waste Environments - EOL project  
  • Interacts with
    an organism has an effect on another organism in the community.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/interactsWithreverse
Interacts with
Additional detail Parasitic Jaeger GloBI  
Water nitrate concentration min
Additional detail 0.038 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 16.87 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water temperature min
Additional detail -0.062 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 21.55 degrees Celsius OBIS Environmental Information  
Water silicate concentration min
Additional detail 0.56 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 11.42 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water phosphate concentration min
Additional detail 0.064 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 0.89 µmol/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water dissolved O2 concentration min
Additional detail 5.14 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 8.41 mL/L OBIS Environmental Information  
Water O2 saturation max
Additional detail 108.89 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
min Additional detail 98.68 percent OBIS Environmental Information  
Elevation standard deviation
Additional detail 0 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 2 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 2 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 2 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Sample Size Additional detail 2 Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
min Additional detail 35.6 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
max Additional detail 35.6 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
mean Additional detail 35.6 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
median Additional detail 35.6 m Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)  
Water salinity min
Additional detail 27.53 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  
max Additional detail 36.34 PSU OBIS Environmental Information  

Life History and Behavior

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
Total life span max
Additional detail 34.5 years AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Onset of fertility
Additional detail 6.0 years female AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Additional detail 6.0 years male AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  
Growth rate
Additional detail 0.16 per day AnAge Database of Animal Ageing and Longevity  

Conservation

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
Population trend
Additional detail Stable IUCN  

Relevance to Humans and Ecosystems

Data about <i>Stercorarius skua</i>
Conservation status
Additional detail least concern
  • Least concern
    A taxon is Least Concern when it has been evaluated against the criteria and does not qualify for Critically Endangered, Endangered, Vulnerable or Near Threatened. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.
    http://eol.org/schema/terms/leastConcern
IUCN  

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