A very small songbird with a short, notched tail and a thick-based but very small bill that looks “pushed in” compared to Common Redpoll. Fluffed up plumage often makes this species appear portly.
Larger than a Golden-crowned Kinglet, smaller than a House Finch.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.7-5.5 in (12-14 cm)
- Weight: 0.4-0.7 oz (11-20 g)