A very small, compact waterbird. Shaped like a tiny duck but with a short, pointed bill. The body is small and chunky, with a slender neck and a small head.
Slightly larger than a Sora; smaller than a Pied-billed Grebe.between robin and crow
- Both Sexes
- Length: 8.7-10.6 in (22-27 cm)
- Weight: 2.9-6.4 oz (81-182 g)