Adult DescriptionSmall sandpiper. Short neck. Moderately long bill, may droop slightly at tip. Moderately long legs. Black center of rump and tail. Legs black. Back gray-brown. Chest usually only lightly marked. Short webbing between toes (hard to see).
Immature DescriptionJuvenile similar to adult, but with more scaly pattern on back.
Relative Sizebetween sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 5.1-5.9 in (13-15 cm)
- Weight: 0.7-1.1 oz (21-32 g)
- Wingspan: 11.4-11.8 in (29-30 cm)