Dunlin

Type
Species Summary

Summary

A few birds are often at South Beach throughout the winter. May be frequent seen during the Autumn passage numbers are usually low and fewer than the similar Curlew Sandpiper. In summer plumage has a black belly.

Dunlin (Calidris alpina)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Passage migrant

Abundance in KAUST

3 - Only a few

Places seen in KAUST
South BeachThumbnail
Golf CourseThumbnail
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
Traffic light pools (historic location - Drained in 2012)
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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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