Crested Lark

Type
Species Summary

Summary

Common on any open sandy or grassed areas throughout KAUST. Usually at least a few on the golf course. Common outside KAUST. Males call whilst making soaring display flights. At the golf club males have been recorded calling whilst sitting from floodlight stands.

Crested Lark (Galerida cristata)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Resident

Abundance in KAUST

2 - Fairly Common

Places seen in KAUST
South BeachThumbnail
Golf CourseThumbnail
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
Island parks and gardens
Waste area between Dive Centre and Thuwal (historic location)
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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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