Juveniles look like adults but have paler collar and facial markings.© Alix d'Entremont | Macaulay LibraryNova Scotia, August 27, 2014
- Small shorebird.
- Legs moderately long.
- Neck short.
- Back brown.
- Underparts white with one thick black or brown band on chest.
- Legs yellowish.
Immature DescriptionSimilar to adult, but with duller markings and pale scaling on back.
Relative Sizebetween 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)
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