Adult DescriptionSmall bird; large hummingbird. Dull plumage overall, except for adult male's blue throat. Green above, with gray underparts. White stripes on face.
Immature DescriptionJuvenile resembles adult female, but with buffy edging on most feathers, especially on crown and rump.
Relative Sizesparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.3-4.7 in (11-12 cm)
- Weight: 0.3-0.3 oz (8.1-8.6 g)
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