Smooth-billed Ani Identification

Adult Description

  • Slender, long-tailed black bird.
  • Short, thick, rounded beak with a high ridge on some individuals.

Immature Description

Immature like adult, but plumage duller and with shallower bill.
Relative Size

Relative Sizebetween robin and crowbetween robin and crow
Measurements
  • Both Sexes
    • Length: 11.8-14.2 in (30-36 cm)
    • Weight: 2.5-4.2 oz (71-119 g)