Brown upperparts; paler underparts; barred wings, tail, and flanks; white eyebrows; thin bill.
Restless. Disappears in crevices in search of prey. Tail often cocked.
Feeds mainly on insects and spiders.
Wooded areas in the Northern Highlands, including Ajloun, Dibbin, and Wadi al-Seer. Builds tubular nests with a side-entrance in buildings, trees, and hedges.