- Small shorebird.
- Legs moderately long.
- Neck short.
- Back brown.
- Underparts white with one thick black or brown band on chest.
- Legs yellowish.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult, but with duller markings and pale scaling on back.
Relative Sizebetween sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 6.7-7.5 in (17-19 cm)
- Weight: 1.7 oz (47 g)