Ruddy Turnstone

Type
Species Summary

Summary

Common in small numbers at the beach, mangroves, or near flood pools throughout the year. Occasionally groups of up to 20 birds have been seen at South Beach. Plumage variable, brighter in summer.

Ruddy Turnstone (Arenaria interpres)Thumbnail

Status in KAUST

Passage migrant
Winter visitor

Abundance in KAUST

2 - Fairly Common

Places seen in KAUST
South BeachThumbnail
King Abdullah MonumentThumbnail
Island mangrovesThumbnail
Golf CourseThumbnail
Traffic light pools (historic location - Drained in 2012)
Island parks and gardens
Search pictures of Ruddy Turnstone in KAUST
Example Image
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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):
JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
881010732810996

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