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Resemble ♂, but upper tail-coverts plumbeous, underparts white.Color Key to North American Birds|Frank M. Chapman
Immature: Like adults, except that the plumbeous band of breast is heavily mixed with rusty (suggesting chestnut of female).The Birds of Washington (Volume 1 of 2)|William Leon Dawson
NW San Lorenzo, are plumbeous-gray rather than pale dull gray.Birds from Coahuila, Mexico|Emil K. Urban
It is only in the breeding-plumage that this species wears the slaty plumbeous hood.
Colour plumbeous, lighter below, darkest on the fins and snout.Natural History of the Mammalia of India and Ceylon|Robert A. Sterndale