A small, compact shorebird with a short, stubby bill, a round head, and large eyes. The body is plump, with a short neck and medium-length legs.
Larger than a Least Sandpiper, smaller than a Killdeer.between sparrow and robin
- Both Sexes
- Length: 6.7-7.5 in (17-19 cm)
- Weight: 1.6-1.8 oz (45.6-49.5 g)
- Wingspan: 18.5-19.7 in (47-50 cm)