Eurasian Wryneck

Type
Species Summary

Summary

From September to December  and again in April and early May regularly seen in the garden area or the golf course. Numbers vary but at times quite common for short periods. Cryptic plumage often blends into tree trunk.

Eurasian Wryneck (Jynx torquilla)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Passage migrant

Abundance in KAUST

3 - Only a few

Places seen in KAUST
Golf CourseThumbnail
Island parks and gardens
The Harbor Elementary School Area
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
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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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