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Rock Wren Identification

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The Four Keys to ID

  • Size & Shape

    A small songbird with relatively short wings, moderately long tail, and a fine, long, sharp bill.

    Relative Size

    Slightly larger than a House Wren, smaller than a Western Bluebird.

    Relative Sizesparrow or smallersparrow-sized or smaller

    • Both Sexes
      • Length: 4.9-5.9 in (12.5-15 cm)
      • Weight: 0.5-0.6 oz (15-18 g)
      • Wingspan: 8.7-9.4 in (22-24 cm)