The Brown-headed Nuthatch is a tiny, compact bird. It appears rather round thanks to its short tail, legs, and neck. It also has a chisel-like bill that looks a little too big for its body.
Larger than a Golden-crowned Kinglet, smaller than a Tufted Titmouse.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 3.9-4.3 in (10-11 cm)
- Weight: 0.3 oz (10 g)
- Wingspan: 6.3-7.1 in (16-18 cm)