Dainty shorebird with bright yellow legs and a thin bill. Breeding birds have variable amounts of streaking on the breast with only a bit of barring on the flanks.
Small-headed and dainty shorebird with bright yellow legs and a thin bill. Nonbreeding birds have sparse streaking on the neck that often looks smudgy.
Slender shorebird with long legs and a fairly long bill, although typically shorter and more slender than Greater Yellowlegs' bill. This video has no audio.
Medium-sized, dainty shorebird with a thin bill and bright yellow legs. Juveniles have less distinct markings on the breast, which tends to make the breast look smudgy.
Slender shorebird with a thin bill. Juveniles often have fine spotting on the back and a cap-headed look.
In flight, note white rump and plain wings.
- Medium-sized shorebird.
- Long, bright yellow legs.
- Rather long neck and bill.
- White rump and tail.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult.
Relative Sizebetween robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 9.1-10.6 in (23-27 cm)
- Weight: 2.8-3.2 oz (79.5-90.9 g)
- Wingspan: 23.2-25.2 in (59-64 cm)
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