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Also known as Follow link Alternate name
Pitta caerulea Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pittidae Family
25-29 cm Length
Tropical lowland moist & swamp forest. Up to 1,200 m. Range:- Island of Borneo:- (Brunei, Kalimantan.) Indonesia:-  Greater Sundas:- Sumatra. Myanmar, Thailand.

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Habitat
Altitude
Range
 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Worms, snails, arthropods, frogs, snakes. Food  
  Habits
3973 - TSN: 562224 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

AKA:- Czech: Pita modrá, pita modropláštíková
Danish: Kćmpepitta
German: Riesenpitta, Riesen-Pitta
English: Giant Pitta, Great Blue Pitta
Spanish: Pita Gigante
Estonian: suurpita
Finnish: Sulttaanipitta
French: Brčve géante
Hungarian: óriáspitta
Indonesian: Paok besar biru, Paok Sintau
Italian: Pitta gigante
Japanese: oniyairochou
Japanese: オニヤイロチョウ
Latin: Hydrornis caerulea, Hydrornis caeruleus, Pitta caerulea
Malay: Burung Pacat Besar, Pacat Besar
Dutch: Reuzenpitta
Norwegian: Kjempepitta
Polish: kurtaczek olbrzymi
Russian: Большая питта, Голубая питта
Slovak: pita veľká
Swedish: Jättepitta
Thai: นกแต้วแล้วยักษ์, นกแต้วแล้วยักษ์,นกซุ้มหมู
Chinese: 大蓝八色鸫

Sub-species
Pitta caerulea
Pitta caerulea caerulea
Pitta caerulea hosei

  • Pitta caerulea caerulea: S Myanmar, S Thailand, Malay Peninsula and Sumatra
  • Pitta caerulea hosei: Borneo

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