Abundant breeding resident throughout KAUST. Named after soft laughing 5 note coo. Gregarious. In breeding plumage the red-brown chest becomes brighter. Nest a messy hotchpotch of sticks, as shown.
Status in KAUST
Abundance in KAUST
Places seen in KAUSTSouth Beach
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):