This medium-sized flycatcher is long and slender with a long tail. Its head is slightly peaked at the back, making it look rather large headed for its size. It has a medium-sized bill that is thicker than phoebes and Empidonax flycatchers, but smaller than kingbirds.
Larger than a Western Bluebird, smaller than an American Robin.robin-sized
- Both Sexes
- Length: 7.5-8.3 in (19-21 cm)
- Weight: 0.7-1.3 oz (21-38 g)
- Wingspan: 11.8-12.6 in (30-32 cm)