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Pitta reichenowi Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pittidae Family
17 - 19cm Length
Tropical lowland montane moist & swamp forestd, plantations. Between 1,100 - 1,400 m.  Range:- Cameroon, Central African Republic, Congo Democratic Rep. of Congo, Gabon & Uganda.

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Worms, snails, arthropods. Food  
3990 - TSN: 562242 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: pita konžská, Pita Reichenowova
Danish: Grřnbrystet Pitta
German: Grünbrustpitta, Grünbrust-Pitta
English: Green breasted Pitta, Green-breasted Pitta
Spanish: Pita de Pecho Verde, Pita Pechiverde
Estonian: kongo pita
Finnish: Kongonpitta
French: Brčve ŕ poitrine verte
Hungarian: zöldmellű pitta
Italian: Pitta di Reichenow, Pitta pettoverde
Japanese: afurikayairochou
Japanese: アオムネヤイロチョウ, アフリカヤイロチョウ
Latin: Pitta angolensis reichenowi, Pitta reichenowi
Dutch: Groenborstpitta
Norwegian: Grřnnbrystpitta
Polish: kurtaczek zielonopiersny, kurtaczek zielonopierśny
Russian: Зеленогрудая питта
Slovak: pita zelenoprsá
Swedish: Grönbröstad pitta
Chinese: 非洲绿胸八色鸫

Sub-species None known


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