Other Names: none
Distribution: Breeds in tundra regions of Siberia; migrates to Indonesia in winter. Occasionally found in Europe.
Size: 14-15 cm in length with a 23-25 cm wingspan.
Plumage: Both sexes are heavily streaked brown on the back and wings, with off-white stripes on the wing mantle, and with black markings on a white belly and tawny brown breast below. The legs are peach, the beak is light brown, and the eyes are black with brown irises.