Definition of Catharacta skua
1. Noun. Large brown skua of the northern Atlantic.
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Literary usage of Catharacta skua
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1. The Auk: Quarterly Journal of Ornithology by American Ornithologists' Union, Nuttall Ornithological Club (1920)
"32), because the latter has for its type, by subsequent designation of Reichenbach 1851, catharacta skua, Brünnich, and, furthermore, is not preoccupied by ..."
2. Illustrations of British Ornithology by Prideaux John Selby (1833)
"Br. Anim. 1. 137. No. 221. Larus Cataractes, iinn-Syst. 1. 226. 11—Gmcl. Syst. 1. 603 Larf*. Ind. Orn. 2. 818. sp. 12. catharacta skua, Brunn. No. 125. ..."