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Pitta megarhyncha Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pittidae Family
18 - 21 cm Length
Tropical mangrove vegetation above high tide level.   Range:- Banglades  (India:-Gangetic plain Southeast,) (Indonesia:- Greater Sundas Bangka, Riau Islands,  Sumatra,) Island of Borneo, Myanmar , Singapore, Thailand.

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 2 - 4 creamy eggs, incubation  15 - 18 days, fledging 14 - 17 days. Clutch
Fish, frogs, gecko, crabs, molluscs, snails, earthworms and insects. Food  
 3994TSN: 562236 - Sub-species World Number
Near Threatened Status

AKA:- Czech: pita pobřežní
Danish: Mangrovepitta
German: Große Blauflügelpitta, Mangrovepitta
English: Large Blue-winged Pitta, Larger Blue-winged Pitta, Malay Pitta, Mangrove Pitta
Spanish: Pita de los Mangles, Pita de Manglar
Estonian: mangroovipita
Finnish: mangrovepitta
French: Brève des palétuviers
Hungarian: mangrovepitta
Indonesian: Paok, Paok Bakau
Italian: Pitta delle mangrovie
Japanese: manguroabuyairochou, minamiyairochou
Japanese: マングロアブヤイロチョウ, マングローブヤイロチョウ, ミナミヤイロチョウ(※)
Latin: Pitta megarhyncha, Pitta moluccensis megarhyncha
Malay: Burung Pacat Bakau
Dutch: Mangrovepitta, Mangrove-pitta
Norwegian: Mangrovepitta
Polish: kurtaczek namorzynowy
Russian: Мангровая питта
Slovak: pita mangrovová
Swedish: Mangrovepitta
Thai: นกแต้วแล้วป่าโกงกาง
Chinese: 红树八色鸫

Sub-species None known


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