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: 5.9-7.1 in (15-18 cm)
- Weight: 0.6-1.8 oz (18-51.5 g)
- Wingspan: 13.8-14.6 in (35-37 cm)