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Pitta superba Scientific name
Passeriformes. Order
Pittidae Family
22 cm Length
Lowland moist forest, shrubland, open hills, often near stoney streams & rivers. maximum altitude 200m, Range:- Melanesia, Papua New Guinea Admiralty Islands:- Bismark:- endemic to Manus

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 eggs, incubation  days, fledging  days. Clutch
Worms, snails, arthropods. stones are used as anvils to break mollusc shells Food  
3981 - TSN: 562247 - Sub-species World Number
Endangered Status

AKA:- Czech: Pita kourová, pita nádherná
Danish: Manuspitta
German: Mohrenpitta, Mohren-Pitta, Schwarzrückenpitta
English: Black-backed Pitta, Black-headed Pitta, Superb Pitta
Spanish: Pita Soberbia
Estonian: süsipita
Finnish: manusinpitta, Manussaarenpitta
French: Brčve superbe
Hungarian: feketehátú pitta
Italian: Pitta superba
Japanese: seguroyairochou
Japanese: セグロヤイロチョウ
Latin: Pitta superba
Dutch: Prachtpitta
Norwegian: Satengpitta
Polish: kurtaczek wspanialy, kurtaczek wspaniały
Russian: Великолепная питта, Черноспинная питта
Slovak: pita skvostná
Swedish: Manuspitta
Chinese: 美丽八色鸫

Sub-species None known

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