- Medium-sized shorebird.
- Legs moderately long.
- Neck short.
- Back brown.
- Underparts white with one thick black or brown band on chest.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to nonbreeding adult, but with less distinct breast band and scaly pale edging on back feathers.
Relative Sizebetween sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 6.3-7.9 in (16-20 cm)
- Weight: 1.9-2.5 oz (55-70 g)