April 16, 2005 - Washington County, Utah - ©Nicky Davis
Wingspan 5.5". Round head - whitish-gray tertial edges and breast
- short , thin, dark bill - gray back - undertail mostly black
with 2 pairs of white tear-drop shaped patches, the tip edge pair are
not as elongated as the pair nearest to the body - tan undertail
coverts - dark legs. Male in breeding plumage has white
eye-ring and black cap. Male in non-breeding plumage has
plain gray head with a black streak over the eye and a pale eye-ring.
They inhabit desert brush areas.
Utah Range Map