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Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi (subantarctic skua)

Reptilia - Theropoda - Stercorariidae

Taxonomy
Catharacta antarctica lonnbergi was named by Mathews (1912). It is extant.

It was recombined as Catharacta skua lonnbergi by Tennyson and Millener (1994) and Tennyson and Scofield (2013); it was recombined as Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi by Clements et al. (2017).

Sister species lacking formal opinion data

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1912Catharacta antarctica lonnbergi Mathews
1994Catharacta skua lonnbergi Tennyson and Millener
2013Catharacta skua lonnbergi Tennyson and Scofield
2017Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi Clements et al.

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1874
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
subclassSarcopterygii()
subclassDipnotetrapodomorpha(Nelson 2006)
subclassTetrapodomorpha()
Tetrapoda
Reptiliomorpha
Anthracosauria
subclassAmphibiosauriaKuhn 1967
Cotylosauria()
Amniota
Sauropsida
classReptilia
subclassEureptilia()
Romeriida
Diapsida()
Archosauromorpha(Huene 1946)
RankNameAuthor
Crocopoda
ArchosauriformesGauthier 1986
Eucrocopoda
Archosauria()
informalAvemetatarsalia
Ornithodira
Dinosauromorpha
Dinosauriformes
Dinosauria()
orderTheropoda
Neotheropoda
AverostraPaul 2002
Tetanurae
Coelurosauria()
Maniraptora
Paraves
classAves
orderCharadriiformesHuxley 1867
familyStercorariidaeBrisson 1760
genusStercorariusBrisson 1760
speciesantarcticus(Lesson 1831)
subspecieslonnbergi(Mathews 1912)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Stercorarius antarcticus lonnbergi Mathews 1912 [subantarctic skua]
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Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: hydroxyapatiteo
Entire body: yeso
Adult length: 10 to < 100o
Adult width: 1.0 to < 10o
Adult height: 1.0 to < 10o
Architecture: compact or denseo
Ontogeny: accretion, modification of partso
Grouping: solitaryo
Environment: marineo
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: ground dwellingo
Diet: carnivoresubo
Reproduction: oviparouso
Dispersal: direct/internalo
Dispersal 2: mobileo
Created: 2017-04-17 10:41:05
Modified: 2017-04-17 10:41:05
Source: subo = suborder, o = order
References: Benton 1983, Bush and Bambach 2015, Marsh 1875
Collections
No collection or age range data are available