Other Names: none
Distribution: Western Mexico south to Costa Rica; occasionally found in Arizona and California.
Size: 18-19 cm in length, weighing 21-23 g.
Plumage: The uppersides are olive brown, with a darker head and short crest. The breast is gray and the belly is a soft yellow. The brown tail feathers and wings have brick red outer webs, and there are two dull wing bars. The legs, beak, and eyes are black.