Abert's Towhee Identification

Adult Description

  • Medium-sized songbird with long tail.
  • Plain brown head and body.
  • Black face.
  • Dark rusty color under the tail.

Immature Description

Similar to adult, but faintly streaked on chest.
Relative Size

Relative Sizerobin sizedrobin-sized
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 8.3-9.1 in (21-23 cm)
    • Weight: 1.4-1.9 oz (40-54 g)
    • Wingspan: 11.0 in (28 cm)