A small, delicate songbird, with a shallowly forked tail and a short, conical bill. The upper part of the bill is more curved than in other buntings.
Larger than a Verdin, smaller than a Western Tanager.sparrow-sized or smaller
- Both Sexes
- Length: 4.3-5.5 in (11-14 cm)
- Weight: 0.4-0.5 oz (11-13 g)
- Wingspan: 8.3 in (21 cm)