Black Rosy-Finch Identification

The Four Keys to ID

  • Size & Shape

    Medium-sized chunky finch with a conical bill and a notched tail.

    Relative Size

    Larger than a Pine Siskin, smaller than an Evening Grosbeak.

    Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
    Measurements
    • Both Sexes
      • Length: 5.5-6.3 in (14-16 cm)
      • Weight: 0.8-1.1 oz (22-32 g)
      • Wingspan: 13.0 in (33 cm)