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dc.date.accessioned2019-04-28T05:50:04Z
dc.date.available2019-04-28T05:50:04Z
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10754/632471
dc.titleSquacco Heron
dc.typeSpecies Summary
dc.contributor.photographerBrian James
dc.description.notesProbably some resident birds but mostly migratory. Regularly seen at the golf course, particularly at dusk and dawn and groups have also been recorded roosting in the mangroves. Often sits inconspicuously on the lakeside hunting by stealth. Often appears light brown but its white wings become evident in flight.
dwc.taxon.scientificNameArdeola ralloides
refterms.dateFOA2019-04-28T05:50:04Z
display.summary<p>Probably some resident birds but mostly migratory. Regularly seen at the golf course, particularly at dusk and dawn and groups have also been recorded roosting in the mangroves. Often sits inconspicuously on the lakeside hunting by stealth. Often appears light brown but its white wings become evident in flight.</p><table style="table-layout: fixed; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;"> <tbody><tr> <td style="vertical-align: top; width: 50%;"><p><h5>Squacco Heron (<em>Ardeola ralloides</em>)<a href="https://ebird.org/species/squher1" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="More species information including images and audio clips available via eBird" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/handle/10754/644888/ebirdLogo.JPG" alt="Thumbnail" width="42" /></a></h5></p><h5>Status in KAUST</h5> <p><a title="Stops at KAUST during migratory periods, click to see all species with this status in KAUST" href="/discover?view=grid&rpp=12&filtertype=kaustStatus&amp;filter_relational_operator=equals&amp;filter=Passage migrant" >Passage migrant</a><br><a title="Visits KAUST in the winter, click to see all species with this status in KAUST" href="/discover?view=grid&rpp=12&filtertype=kaustStatus&amp;filter_relational_operator=equals&amp;filter=Winter visitor" >Winter visitor</a><br></p><h5>Abundance in KAUST</h5> <p><a title="Click to see all species with this level of abundance in KAUST" href="/discover?view=grid&rpp=12&filtertype=abundance&amp;filter_relational_operator=equals&amp;filter=2 - Fairly Common" >2 - Fairly Common</a></p><h5 style="text-align: justify;">Places seen in KAUST</h5><a title="Click to see more information about this location" href="/handle/10754/644909" >Golf Course</a><a href="https://ebird.org/hotspot/L5728118" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="eBird hotspot page for this location" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/handle/10754/644888/ebirdLogo.JPG" alt="Thumbnail" width="42" /></a><br><a title="Click to see more information about this location" href="/handle/10754/644910" >King Abdullah Monument</a><a href="https://ebird.org/hotspot/L8016632" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="eBird hotspot page for this location" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/handle/10754/644888/ebirdLogo.JPG" alt="Thumbnail" width="42" /></a><br><a title="Click to see more information about this location" href="/handle/10754/644912" >Island mangroves</a><a href="https://ebird.org/hotspot/L8079976" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="eBird hotspot page for this location" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/handle/10754/644888/ebirdLogo.JPG" alt="Thumbnail" width="42" /></a><br><a title="Click to see more information about this location" href="/handle/10754/644908" >South Beach</a><a href="https://ebird.org/hotspot/L8133092" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="eBird hotspot page for this location" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/handle/10754/644888/ebirdLogo.JPG" alt="Thumbnail" width="42" /></a><br><h5><a title="Click to search images taken of this species" href="/discover?view=grid&rpp=12&filtertype_0=type&filter_0=Image&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=species&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=Squacco Heron" >Search pictures of Squacco Heron in KAUST</a></h5></td><td style="vertical-align: top; width: 50%;"><h5>Example Image</h5><img title="Image from Brian James" class="object-fit" src="/bitstream/id/3873164/Squacco Heron.jpeg" alt="Thumbnail" /><br><p>Image from Brian James</p></td> </tr> </tbody> </table><h5 style="text-align: justify;">Seasonality in KAUST (number of years since KAUST's founding when this species was observed in a given month):</h5> <table style="table-layout: fixed; width: 100%; margin-left: auto; margin-right: auto;" border="1"> <tbody> <tr style="background-color: grey;"><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Jan</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Feb</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Mar</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Apr</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">May</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Jun</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Jul</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Aug</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Sep</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Oct</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Nov</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">Dec</th></tr><tr><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in January" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=January">1</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in February" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=February">1</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in March" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=March">1</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in April" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=April">2</a></th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">0</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">0</th><th style="text-align: center; border: 1px solid black">0</th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in August" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=August">2</a></th><th style="background-color: orange; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in September" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=September">4</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in October" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=October">1</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in November" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=November">1</a></th><th style="background-color: yellow; text-align: center; border: 1px solid black"><a title="Click to see all observation records for Squacco Herons in December" href="https://repository.kaust.edu.sa/discover?field=monthPresent&filtertype_0=type&filtertype_1=species&filter_0=Observation+Record&filter_relational_operator_1=equals&filter_1=Squacco Heron&filter_relational_operator_0=equals&filtertype=monthPresent&filter_relational_operator=equals&filter=December">1</a></th></tr> </tbody> </table>
kaust.presence.abundance2 - Fairly Common
kaust.presence.monthJanuary
kaust.presence.monthFebruary
kaust.presence.monthMarch
kaust.presence.monthApril
kaust.presence.monthAugust
kaust.presence.monthSeptember
kaust.presence.monthOctober
kaust.presence.monthNovember
kaust.presence.monthDecember
kaust.presence.statusPassage migrant
kaust.presence.statusWinter visitor
ebird.family.commonNameHerons, Egrets, and Bitterns
ebird.species.codesquher1
dwc.taxon.vernacularNameSquacco Heron
dwc.location.localityGolf Course
dwc.location.localityKing Abdullah Monument
dwc.location.localityIsland mangroves
dwc.location.localitySouth Beach
dwc.taxon.familyArdeidae
dwc.taxon.orderPelecaniformes


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