A heavyset sparrow with a very large, conical bill, and a compact, robust body. The bill and overall shape are reminiscent of a grosbeak or bunting.
Larger than a Song Sparrow, slightly smaller than a Fox Sparrow.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 5.5-7.1 in (14-18 cm)
- Weight: 1.3-1.5 oz (35.3-41.3 g)
- Wingspan: 9.8-11.0 in (25-28 cm)