A small songbird, compact with a round head, plump body and shortish tail. The bill is fine, straight, and pointed.
Smaller than a White-breasted Nuthatch, larger than a Blue-gray Gnatcatcher.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.3-5.1 in (11-13 cm)
- Weight: 0.2-0.5 oz (6.7-13.9 g)
- Wingspan: 6.7-7.9 in (17-20 cm)