Abundant. An invasive species that is now resident. Nests in palm and in air vents on sides of houses which they have learned to open and close. Destructive raiding other birds’ nests killing fledglings and eating eggs. Originally from India.
Status in KAUST
Abundance in KAUST
Places seen in KAUSTIsland mangroves
King Abdullah Monument
Island parks and gardens
Image from Brian James
Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):