Rock Wren Identification

Adult Description

  • Small songbird.
  • Pale gray back.
  • Faintly striped throat.
  • Long, barred tail.
  • Long, thin bill.

Immature Description

Juvenile similar to adult, but duller, darker, and with little or no streaking on underparts.
Relative Size

Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 4.7-5.9 in (12-15 cm)
    • Weight: 0.5-0.6 oz (15-18 g)
    • Wingspan: 9.1 in (23 cm)