Other Names: none
Distribution: arctic coasts of Alaska and eastern Siberia in summer; coastal Southeast Asia and Australia in winter.
Size: 13-16 cm in length with a 35-38 cm wingspan. Adults weigh 21-51 g.?
Plumage: In summer adults have an unstreaked orange breast, bordered with dark markings below, and a white V pattern on its back. The wing feathers are dark brown with a pale to light brown border. In winter plumage it resembles the Little Stint, although it is shorter legged and longer winged. Juveniles have more highly contrasting mantle plumage patterns and weaker white lines down the back than the adults. Both have long black legs and a black beak.