Originally Posted by andrew147
On a recent Cape Town pelagic, the very excellent guide switched between Parasitic Jaeger, Arctic Jaeger and Arctic Skua without comment!
Maybe there is no common parlance :)
Just for the record.... Jaeger is a Germanic word which means hunter. The Stercorarius sensu stricto do not hunt, while they do occur in the subantarctic... all a bit of a mess really. I think we should just continue to argue this one out for whatever dumb reason.