A distinctive, compact shorebird with a rather angular head, a strong, straight bill, sturdy long legs with long toes, and long wings and tail.
Heavier-bodied and slightly larger than a Lesser Yellowlegs, smaller than a Willet.between robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 10.2-11.8 in (26-30 cm)
- Weight: 2.1-6.0 oz (60-169 g)
- Wingspan: 19.7-21.6 in (50-55 cm)