Juveniles have cinnamon edging on their back feathers and brownish spotting on the breast.© Brian SullivanAugust 26, 2004
Adult DescriptionPlump, medium-sized shorebird. Medium-length bill, with slight droop at end. Short, yellow legs. Mostly dark. Broad white stripe in wings.
Immature DescriptionJuvenile scaly all over back, with reddish on shoulders, chest white whitish with heavy streaks and spots.
- Both Sexes
- Length: 7.1-9.4 in (18-24 cm)
- Weight: 2.0-4.6 oz (57-130 g)
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