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- Small, chunky sparrow.
- Buffy orange face and chest.
- Black streaks on sides and flanks, and occasionally across chest.
- White crown stripe.
- Pinkish brown nape streaked with chestnut.
Immature DescriptionJuvenile similar to adult, but buffier and with less distinct markings.
Relative Sizesparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.7-5.1 in (12-13 cm)
- Weight: 0.4-0.6 oz (12-16.3 g)
- Wingspan: 6.3-7.1 in (16-18 cm)