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36â€“44 cm (14-17Â¼ in)
Straight, flesh-coloured bill with dark tip
Greyish legs Summer Adult
Cinnamon-pink head, neck and breast. Brown, streaked black, upperparts. White wing-bar and dark wing tips. The white tail has a black bar at the tip. Belly white, marked with black. Winter Adult
The pink parts become greyish, upperparts greyer and the belly loses the streaks.