A very small owl, similar in shape to a screech-owl but smaller, with shorter “ear” tufts.
Smaller than a Western Screech-Owl; about the same size as a Northern Pygmy-Owl.between sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 5.9-6.7 in (15-17 cm)
- Weight: 1.5-2.2 oz (43-63 g)
- Wingspan: 15.9-16.1 in (40.5-41 cm)