Black Phoebes are small, plump songbirds with large heads and medium-long, squared tails. They often show a slight peak at the rear of the crown. The bill is straight and thin.
Smaller than a Western Scrub-Jay; larger than an American Goldfinch.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 6.3 in (16 cm)
- Weight: 0.5-0.8 oz (15-22 g)