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Noisy Pitta

IMG_6391 Noisy Pitta (Pitta versicolor)

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Pitta versicolor Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pittidae Family
19-21 cm Length
Tropical moist & mangroveforest. dry  shrubland,  urban areas, rural gardens. Up to 1,500 m. Range:-(Austrailia:- Queensland, New South Wales.) [Island of New Guinea:- (Indonesia:- Irian Jaya,) (Melanesia:- Papua New Guinea.)] - (Indonesia:- Batanta Islands, Kofiau, Misool, Raja Ampat archipelago, Waigeo.) (Melanesia:- D'Entrecasteaux Archipelago,:- Goodenough, Fergusson, Milne Bay Islands, Normanby Island.) See map Habitat
3 - 4 eggs, incubation by both parents 16 - 18 days, fledging  days. Clutch
Worms, snails, arthropods & some fruit. Food  
Uses anvil for largr snails. Habits
3997 - TSN: 562249 - Sub-species World Number
Least concern Status

AKA:- Czech: Pita hrmotivá, pita hřmotivá
Danish: Larmpitta
German: Lärmpitta, Lärm-Pitta
English: Buff-breasted Pitta, Noisy Pitta
Spanish: Pita Bulliciosa, Pita Gritona
Estonian: austraalia pita
Finnish: Sinappipitta
French: Brève versicolore
Hungarian: lármás pitta
Indonesian: Paok, Paok Lantang
Italian: Pitta chiassosa, Pitta rumorosa
Japanese: nodoguroyairochou
Japanese: ノドグロヤイロチョウ
Latin: Pitta strepitans, Pitta versicolor
Dutch: Australische Pitta
Norwegian: Palettpitta
Polish: kurtaczek halasliwy, Kurtaczek hałaśliwy
Russian: Крикливая питта
Slovak: pita krikľavá
Swedish: Larmpitta
Chinese: 噪八色鸫

Pitta versicolor
Pitta versicolor elegans
Pitta versicolor everetti
Pitta versicolor hutzi
Pitta versicolor intermedia
Pitta versicolor iris
Pitta versicolor kalaoensis
Pitta versicolor maria
Pitta versicolor plesseni
Pitta versicolor simillima
Pitta versicolor versicolor
Pitta versicolor vigorsii

  • Pitta versicolor versicolor: E Australia (Gladstone, Queensland to Sydney area, NSW)
  • Pitta versicolor simillima: NE Queensland (E Cape York Pen. and islands in Torres Strait)
  • Pitta versicolor intermedia: NE Queensland (Cooktown to Cairns and Atherton, 

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