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Pittas
   
   

Fig 1 : Blue-winged Pitta


Fig 2 : Malayan Banded Pitta - male
 

Fig 3 : Malayan Banded Pitta - juvenile


Fig 4 : Garnet Pitta


Fig 5 : Hooded Pitta
  

Fig 1 :
Blue-winged Pitta
Pitta moluccensis
Habitat : Lowland secondary rainforest


Fig 2 :
Malayan Banded Pitta - male
Hydrornis irena
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest


Fig 3 :
Malayan Banded Pitta - juvenile
Hydrornis irena
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest


Fig 4 :
Garnet Pitta
Erythropitta granatina
Habitat : Lowland primary rainforest

Notes : Roosting at eye-level near the forest edge.

Fig 5 :
Hooded Pitta
Pitta sordida
Habitat : Lowland secondary forest
Notes : A typical encounter with a Hooded Pitta in the forest is of a shy bird, glimpsed amongst thick vegetation.

Fig 6 :
Blue Pitta - male
Hydrornis cyaneus
Habitat : Hill forest
Note : Photo by
Charles Currin

Fig 6 : Blue Pitta - male
  
ゥ  Charles Currin