Common Redshank

Species Summary


Common at beach, in mangroves and on mudflats. Also frequently found on grassy areas, particularly at the golf club. More scarce in the summer. Has a broad white trailing edge to the wing in flight.

Common Redshank (Tringa totanus)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Passage migrant
Winter visitor

Abundance in KAUST

2 - Fairly Common

Places seen in KAUST
South BeachThumbnail
Golf CourseThumbnail
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
Traffic light pools (historic location - Drained in 2012)
Island parks and gardens
Search pictures of Common Redshank in KAUST
Example Image

Image from Brian James

Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):

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