From afar, Tricolored Blackbirds have a stocky, broad-shouldered look and when perched often look humpbacked. Like other members of the blackbird family, they have a slender conical bill and a longish tail. Females are smaller than males.
Larger than a House Finch, smaller than a Western Meadowlark.robin-sized
- Both Sexes
- Length: 7.1-9.4 in (18-24 cm)
- Weight: 1.4-2.6 oz (40-75 g)
- Wingspan: 10.2-13.0 in (26-33 cm)