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Table 2 Seabird species involved in different behaviors with skuas and jaegers

From: At-sea abundance and distribution of skuas and jaegers (Charadriiformes: Stercorariidae) at coastal waters off central Chile

  Chilean skua (56) Parasitic jaeger (51)
Southern fulmar (Fulmarus glacialoides Smith) (48) K  
Pink-footed shearwater (Puffinus creatopus Coues) (48) K  
Sooty shearwater (Puffinus griseus Gmelin) (43) K, F  
White-chinned petrel (Procellaria aequinoctialis Linnaeus) (54) R  
Peruvian booby (Sula variegata Tschudi) (74) K  
Magellanic penguin (Spheniscus magellanicus Forster) (70) F  
Guanay cormorant (Phalacrocorax bougainvillii Lesson) (76) F  
Kelp gull (Larus dominicanus Lichtenstein) (58) F  
Franklin's gull (Larus pipixcan Wagler) (40)   K
Grey gull (Larus modestus Tschudi) (46)   K
Inca tern (Larosterna inca Lesson) (41) F K
Arctic tern (Sterna paradisaea) Pontoppidan (38)   K
South American tern (Sterna hirundinacea Lesson) (42)   K
  1. In parenthesis are the average bird sizes (body length in cm) after Jaramillo (2005). K, kleptoparasitism; F, feeding; R, resting.