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Great Skua

Although associated with northern areas of the British Isles they can be seen off of the Dorset coast from time to time.

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Common Name Great Skua
Alternative Name(s) Bonxie
Scientific Name Catharacta skua
Species Group Birds Gulls Skuas and Terns
Status Scarce
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