A small, plump shorebird with a large head, a short, slender bill, and short tail. It has medium-length legs for a shorebird.
Smaller than a Semipalmated Plover, larger than a Least Sandpiper.between sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 5.9-6.7 in (15-17 cm)
- Weight: 1.1-2.0 oz (32.5-58 g)
- Wingspan: 13.4-17.0 in (34-43.2 cm)