Slender seabird; the smallest of the three jaegers. Breeding adults have an exceptionally long, pointed tail. Bill is shorter and proportionally thicker than other jaegers.
Larger than a Bonaparte’s Gull, smaller than a Parasitic Jaeger.between crow and goose
- Both Sexes
- Length: 15.0-24.8 in (38-63 cm)
- Weight: 7.7-12.1 oz (218-343 g)
- Wingspan: 41.3-44.1 in (105-112 cm)