Large, long-legged shorebird with a very long, thin curved bill. It has a heavy football-shaped body, a long neck, and a small round head.
Larger than a Whimbrel, smaller than a Great Egret.crow-sized
- Both Sexes
- Length: 19.7-25.6 in (50-65 cm)
- Weight: 17.3-33.5 oz (490-950 g)
- Wingspan: 24.4-35.0 in (62-89 cm)