Parasitic Jaeger

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

The Parasitic Jaeger, unlike the two other jaegers (the Long-tailed and Pomarine Jaegers), has a varied diet and is not closely tied to lemmings as a food source (Wiley and Lee 1999). This species utilizes both low-lying marshy tundra and drier tussock-heath tundra for nesting sites (Wiley and Lee 1999). Parastic Jaegers often hunt for fledgling and adult birds and are believed to be an important nest predator (Wiley and Lee 1999). Like the other jaeger species, Parasitic Jaegers winter in offshore tropical and sub-tropical oceans. The current global population estimate is 500,000 - 10,000,000 (BirdLife International 2012). There is no Alaska population estimate available.

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Metadata Date 2019-09-09T03:25:39-08:00
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) August 15, 2013 (lastUpdate), February 26, 2013 (publication)
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Metadata Date 2019-09-09T03:25:39-08:00
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) August 15, 2013 (lastUpdate), February 26, 2013 (publication)
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