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Assuming that the bird is perched in a bush,based upon how the branches are growing willynilly horizontally.the size of the bird in relation to its perch would suggest Sharpy. 

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Thanks. Told him I was leaning Sharpie (small, rounded head, dainty legs and feet, etc.) Would tail length or GISS (more compact-looking) be other supporting identifiers?

 

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Yes, the shorter tail plus the small, rounded head with steep forehead, compact body with wide shoulders, prominent supercilium, smaller-looking beak, and bug-eyed look.

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Sorry, didn't realize you already said "small, rounded head."  As far as the legs go, there are some pretty thin-legged Cooper's out there (mostly males, I'd assume) and I've seen "experts" argue about how thick or thin they think the legs are on a certain bird, so I don't like to rely on or even mention that most of the time, but it can be considered along with other field marks.

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