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  Blue-winged Pitta (Pitta moluccensis)

Blue-winged Pitta | Pitta moluccensis photo
Blue-winged Pitta

Image by Doug Janson - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

Blue-winged Pitta | Pitta moluccensis photo
Blue-winged Pitta

Image by Doug Janson - Some rights reserved.    (view image details)

BLUE-WINGED PITTA FACTS

distribution map showing range of Pitta moluccensis in Australia

Map is from Atlas of Living Australia website at http://biocache.ala.org.au licensed under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia License




Classification
Class:Aves
Order:Passeriformes
Family:Pittidae
Genus:Pitta
Species:moluccensis
Common Name:Blue-winged Pitta

Relatives in same Genus
  Red-bellied Pitta (P. erythrogaster)
  Rainbow Pitta (P. iris)
  Noisy Pitta (P. versicolor)