Lesser Yellowlegs Identification

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Adult Description

  • Medium-sized shorebird.
  • Long, bright yellow legs.
  • Rather long neck and bill.
  • White rump and tail.

Immature Description

Similar to adult.
Relative Size

Relative Sizebetween robin and crowbetween 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)