Catharacta skua Brünnich, 1764
|Threat status Europe||Least Concern (IUCN)|
|EU Population status||
|Natura 2000 species code||A175|
The EUNIS species component has very limited information about this species.
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Threat and EU population status
IUCN Red List status of threatened species
The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.
EU population status
The status of the population at the EU level was evaluated at the species level; this was based on the reports delivered by Member States under Article 12 of the Birds Directive (see fact sheet below). The EU status assessment can cover several subspecies/subspecific population units. For more information, please consult the species fact sheet and link below.
Common names and synonyms
|Fauna Europaea||Fauna Europaea|
|GBIF||Global Biodiversity Information Facility|
|ITIS (invalid)||Interagency Taxonomic Information System|
|NCBI search||National Center for Biotechnology Information|
|PESI (Accepted)||Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure|
|WoRMS||World Register of Marine Species|